RRS Shackleton S3C/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierS3C/81
Cruise period1981-12-30 — 1982-01-05
Objectives West Med 1981.
Chief scientistDrummond Hoyle Matthews (University of Cambridge Department of Earth Sciences)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralTyrrhenian Sea (Mediterranean Sea)
Track chartsRRS Shackleton S3C/81 cruise track — trk2637.html
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 1
Multi-beam echosounding
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: 50
Seismic refractionQuantity: 60
Gravity measurements
Magnetic measurements
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: 33
Description: heat flow