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Data set name

Gravity and magnetics data of the Aegean Sea (1986-1992)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodFrom 1986 - 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Aegean Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Gravity; Magnetics

Instruments

Gravimeters; magnetometers

Description 
Summary

Data were collected within the framework of mainly national research projects for the construction of new detailed maps for geophysical prospecting and tectonic and geodynamic studies. Data acquisition every 10 seconds with a ship speed of 10 knots along parallel lines (north-south mainly) 1.5, 3 and 6 miles apart. Navigation GPS LORAN C. Approximate accuracy 1 mgal for gravity and 1 gamma for magnetics.

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr P. Pavlakis
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
46.7 km Athinon-Souniou Av. P.O.Box 712
Anavyssos

19013
Greece

Telephone+30-22910-76452
Facsimile+30-22910-76347
Emailvlikou@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6012001
Global identifier1278
Last revised2015-03-20