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Summary Information for Field Activity 1974-010-FA

Area of Operations: Cape Hatteras to mid-Atlantic ocean ridge rift valley, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 17, 1974 to November 07, 1974

Chief scientist: John Grow

   Digicon, Inc. - contractor

Objectives: Obtain multichannel Line IPOD running from Cape Hatteras across the Mid-Atlantic Ridge.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; CDP profiling;CDP profiling

Information to be derived: Morphology;

Summary: Geophysical Services, Inc. processed the data resulting in 1520 km of 36-channel demultiplexed data with 50 m shotpoint spacing. CDP multichannel seismic line: IPOD (3400 km).

Contact: Nancy Soderberg (nsoderberg@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-2-74-NA. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
GULF SEAL

Publications resulting from these data

Grow, John A., and Markl, Rudi G.,1977, IPOD-USGS multichannel seismic reflection profile from Cape Hatteras to the Mid-Atlantic Ridge: Geology, v. 5, no. 10: p. 625-630. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/0091-7613(1977)5<625:IMSRPF>2.0.CO;2)

Hutchinson, D. R., Poag, C. W., and Popenoe, P.,1995, Geophysical database of the East Coast of the United States; southern Atlantic margin - stratigraphy and velocity from multichannel seismic profiles: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-27, 176 p.. (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9527)

Hutchinson, D. R., Poag, C. W., Johnson, A., Popenoe, P., and Wright, C.,1996, Geophysical database of the East Coast of the United States; southern Atlantic margin - stratigraphy and velocity in map grids: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-55, 165 p.. (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9655)

Klitgord, K.D., and Schneider, C.M.,1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; velocity analyses: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-192, 74 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94192)

Klitgord, K.D., Poag, C.W., Schneider, C.M., and North, L.,1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; cross sections and gridded database (Georges Bank Basin, Long Island Platform, and Baltimore Canyon Trough): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-637, 190 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94637)

Grow, J.A., Mattick, R.E., and Schlee, J.S.,1979, Multichannel seismic depth sections and interval velocities over outer continental shelf and upper continental slope between Cape Hatteras and Cape Cod; in Watkins, J.S., Montadert, L., and Dickerson, P.W., eds., Geological and geophysical investigations of continental margins: American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Memoir 29, p. 65-83

Zihlman, F.N., Abston, C.C., Taylor, D.J., Agena, W.F., and Oliver, H.L.,1993, International Phase of Ocean Drilling seismic Line 1 demultiplexed data, Cape Hatteras to mid-Atlantic Ridge: U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-13, Version 1.0. (Available as a PDF version)


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