Cruise inventory

RRS Shackleton S6/78

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierS6/78
Cruise period1978-09-26 — 1978-10-20
ObjectivesMediterranean Basin (MEDIBA)
Chief scientistGilbert Kelling (University of Keele Department of Geology)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIonian Sea (Mediterranean Sea)
Track chartsRRS Shackleton S6/78 cruise track — trk2137.html
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 21
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: track kilometres = 1204
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 1019
Gravity measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 1019
Magnetic measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 1111