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Summary Information for Field Activity 1986-032-FA

Area of Operations: Rosalind Bank, Kingston, Jamaica, western Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic

Dates: December 25, 1986 to December 30, 1986

Chief scientist: Bill Strahle

Objectives: Collect gravity data in Colombian waters.

Type of Activity: Gravity data collection;Gravity data collection

Information to be derived: Gravity survey data

Summary: Final of three legs. Gravity data were collected over the shallow parts of Rosalind Bank in the western Caribbean. Results are compatible with those gathered during the previous two legs.

Contact: Bill Strahle (

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-8-86-CB. Visit this site for more information.

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Folger, David W., Irwin, Barry J., McCullough, James R., Dodd, James E., Bouse, Robin M., Bowin, Carl O., Polloni, Christopher F., Strahle, William J., Gann, John T., and Gilbert, Charles,1990, Map showing free-air gravity anomalies in parts of the western Caribbean Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2097-A, scale 1:1,500,000. (Available as a PDF version)

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