RV Farnella 3/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Farnella (74AE)
Cruise identifier3/81
Cruise period1981-11-07 — 1981-11-26
Port of departurePonta Delgada, Portugal
Port of returnPonta Delgada, Portugal
ObjectivesGLORIA studies of lower continental rise and abyssal plain sedimentation in the Canary Basin.
Chief scientistRoger C Searle (Institute of Oceanographic Sciences Wormley Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Farnella 3/81 cruise report farnella3_81.pdf (2.56 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificCanary Basin
Track chartsRV Farnella 3/81 cruise track — trk2896.html
Geology and geophysics 
Multi-beam echosoundingQuantity: track kilometres = 7038
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 6019
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 3704
Gravity measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 7037.6
Magnetic measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 7037.6