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Data set name

Magnetics, bathymetry and gravity data from RRS Shackleton cruise 1/83 in the Cape Verde Archipelago (1982-1983)

Data holding centreUniversity of Leicester, Department of Geology
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 02 December 1982 to 22 January 1983
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Cape Verde Archipelago, off west Africa

Observations 
Parameters

Gravity; Bathymetry and Elevation; Magnetics

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders; multi-beam echosounders; gravimeters; magnetometers

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises geophysical data collected on Shackleton cruise 1/83 to the Cape Verde Archipelago between 02 December 1982 and 22 January 1983. Over 4000km of bathymetry, magnetics and gravity data were collected.

OriginatorsUniversity of Leicester, Department of Geology
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Leicester, Department of Geology
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactHead of Department
Address

University of Leicester, Department of Geology
University Road
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 7RH
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1533 554455
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1009001
Global identifier251
Last revised2009-11-30