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Summary Information for Field Activity 1986-009-FA

Area of Operations: Mazanillo, Mexico to Callao, Peru, North America, South America, North Pacific, South Pacific

Dates: June 24, 1986 to July 28, 1986

Chief scientist: Dave Nichols

   Roland Von Huene, USGS-Menlo Park

Objectives: Collect SeaBeam, single-channel seismic, and CDP seismic data.

Type of Activity: Seabeam; Seismics;Seabeam

Information to be derived:

Summary: During the 30 day leg, 6000 miles (11,112 km) of Seabeam data and 4000 miles (7,408 km) of single-channel seismic data were recorded, as well as 2 days of CDP seismics. CDP seismics were run to obtain data for ODP who will return in November to drill.

Contact: Dave Nichols (

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-1-86-MX. Visit this site for more information.

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