Accession Number:

AD0650409

Title:

STUDIES IN MARINE GEOPHYSICS AND UNDERWATER SOUND FROM DRIFTING ICE STATIONS

Descriptive Note:

Semi-annual technical summary rept. 1 Jul-31 Dec 1966

Corporate Author:

COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The report contains research at Fletchers Ice Island T-3. During the period the island moved west and northwest describing an arc approximately 425 miles long. One hundred and nineteen fixes were obtained. The overall distance between fixes for the six-month period was 734 miles, the net distance was 322 miles, and the meandering coefficient was 2.3. Oceanographic data and measurements were made.

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
  • Seismology
  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE