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Data set name

Seismic reflection profiles on the Levante shelf (Valencia and Alicante - SE Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1 to 30 May 1981
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Valencia and Alicante continental shelf, off E Spain

Observations 
Parameters

Lithology

Instruments

Multi-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

A large portion of the continental shelf of the Spanish Levante has been covered with a seismic study. The information obtained is of a very high quality, and the lithoseismic series which constitute this province on the Mediterranean continental margin of the Iberian peninsula may be studied. The expeditions have been financed by the joint Spanish-American Committee and are the property of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography.

OriginatorsIEO/ Malaga Oceanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036075
Global identifier2724
Last revised2009-02-10