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Data set name

University of Durham North Atlantic geophysics data (1973, 1974, 1976, 1977)

Data holding centreUniversity of Durham, Department of Geological Sciences
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodVarious periods between 1973 and 1977
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Northern North Atlantic (Rockall), Norwegian Sea, east Greenland area.

Observations 
Parameters

Gravity; Bathymetry and Elevation; Magnetics

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders; multi-beam echosounders; gravimeters; magnetometers

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises marine geophysical data collected in the northern North Atlantic on five cruises on RRS Shackleton between 1973 and 1977. The areas visited include the Norwegian Sea, Rockall and east Greenland. The data collected include bathymetry, gravity and magnetics.

OriginatorsUniversity of Durham, Department of Geological Sciences
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Durham, Department of Geological Sciences
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactHead of Department
Address

University of Durham, Department of Geological Sciences
Science Laboratories South Road
Durham

DH1 3LE
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 191 3742520
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1005001
Global identifier244
Last revised2009-11-30