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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
StatusCompleted
Port of departurePonta Delgada, Portugal
Port of returnFalmouth, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
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)