RRS Shackleton S3B/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierS3B/81
Cruise period1981-12-08 — 1981-12-20
ObjectivesWest Med 1981.
Chief scientistKeith E Louden (University of Cambridge Department of Earth Sciences)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralTyrrhenian Sea (Mediterranean Sea)
Track chartsRRS Shackleton S3B/81 cruise track — trk2636.html
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 1
Multi-beam echosounding
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: 60
Seismic refractionQuantity: 60
Gravity measurements
Magnetic measurements
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: 11
Description: heat flow