Accession Number:

ADA083621

Title:

Acoustic Characteristics of the Shelves between Alaska and U.S.S.R.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. May-Oct 79,

Corporate Author:

LAMONT-DOHERTY GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATORY PALISADES NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

Sound velocity characteristics at the seafloor and down to depths of 9-10 km have been generalized from 554 sonobuoy solutions in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. Sediment isopachs, contoured seafloor sound velocities, general geology, and velocity-depth functions appear in a set of regional charts. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE