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RRS James Cook JC138

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS James Cook (740H)
Cruise identifierJC138
Cruise period2016-07-08 — 2016-08-24
Port of departurePonta Delgada, Portugal
Port of returnFalmouth, United Kingdom
ObjectivesTo image and drill the subsurface extent of extinct hydrothermal massive sulphide deposits in the TAG area of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
Chief scientistBramley J Murton (National Oceanography Centre, Southampton)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificMid-Atlantic Ridge
Track chartsRRS James Cook JC138 cruise track — jc138trk.pdf (0.22 MB)