Skip Navigation
USGS - science for a changing world

Woods Hole Science Center

Skip Navigation

Summary for Field Activity Number 1990-001-FA

Alternate Leg ID: Leg 1, F-90-3

Area of Operations: Mississippi Fan, Florida Escarpment, eastern Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: Mar 25, 1990 to April 08, 1990

Objectives: Study the sedimentology, depositional process, acoustic character, and pore-water chemistry of sediments on the Mississippi Fan and along the base of the Florida Escarpment.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: Gravity trackline - 1; SeaMARC - 3466 sq. km; 4.5 kHz - 950 km; 3.5 kHz (from Leg 1 and Leg 2) - 2280 km.

USGS Project Number: MS FAN

Contact: Dave Twichell (dtwichell@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier F-3-90-GM. Visit this site for more information.

Click to get Google Software - Download 90001.kml to view this field activity in Google Earth

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of FARNELLA
FARNELLA

The following materials for this field activity are available in the Information Archives:

Paper seismic/sidescan bottom profiles:

Inventory #LinesFolderStart TimeEnd TimeProfile TypeRemarks
044791-10,GRAV1-3 00103:36 03/26/199004:50 04/01/1990 3.5K-
0448010CONT.-13 00204:56 04/01/199000:35 04/03/1990 3.5K-
0448114-18 00316:55 04/03/199022:25 04/05/1990 3.5K-
0448219-24,GRAV3R 00422:42 04/05/199010:18 04/08/1990 3.5K-
044832,1,1A,1-10 00123:45 03/27/199004:30 04/01/1990 4.5K-
0448410-2-13 00204:45 03/27/199020:00 04/01/1990 4.5K-
0448514-18 00319:55 04/03/199022:24 04/05/1990 4.5K-
0448619-22 00422:30 04/05/199000:26 04/07/1990 4.5K-
0448722CONT. 00500:30 04/07/199022:00 04/07/1990 4.5K-

class="label">Seismic data on VHS cassette tape:

Inventory #Box #FormatStart TimeEnd TimeLinesRemarks
0243VHS: 03/30/199005:12 03/30/1990
0244VHS05:13 03/30/1990: 03/30/1990END TIME UNKNOWN
0245VHS07:36 03/30/199009:41 03/30/1990
0246VHS20:39 03/30/199022:40 03/30/1990
0247VHS22:40 03/30/199000:41 03/31/1990
0248VHS00:42 03/31/199002:49 03/31/1990
0249VHS02:49 03/31/199004:51 03/31/1990
0250VHS04:51 03/31/199007:02 03/31/1990
0251VHS07:03 03/31/199009:08 03/31/1990
0252VHS09:08 03/31/199011:09 03/31/1990
0253VHS11:09 03/31/199013:11 03/31/1990
0254VHS13:11 03/31/199015:18 03/31/1990
0255VHS15:20 03/31/199017:30 03/31/1990
0256VHS17:30 03/31/199019:36 03/31/1990
0257VHS19:36 03/31/199021:36 03/31/1990
0258VHS21:36 03/31/199023:41 03/31/1990
0259VHS23:41 03/31/199001:42 04/01/1990
0260VHS01:42 04/01/199003:55 04/01/1990
0261VHS03:55 04/01/199005:57 04/01/1990
0262VHS05:57 04/01/199007:57 04/01/1990
0263VHS07:57 04/01/199009:58 04/01/1990
0264VHS09:58 04/01/199012:02 04/01/1990
0265VHS12:02 04/01/199014:02 04/01/1990
0266VHS16:47 04/01/199018:50 04/01/1990
0267VHS19:16 04/01/199021:19 04/01/1990
0268VHS21:19 04/01/199023:19 04/01/1990
0269VHS23:19 04/01/199001:23 04/02/1990
0270VHS01:23 04/02/199003:29 04/02/1990
0271VHS03:30 04/02/199005:30 04/02/1990
0272VHS05:30 04/02/199007:30 04/02/1990
0273VHS07:30 04/02/199009:37 04/02/1990
0274VHS09:38 04/02/199011:37 04/02/1990
0275VHS11:37 04/02/199013:40 04/02/1990
0276VHS13:49 04/02/1990: 04/02/1990
0277VHS17:02 04/02/199019:07 04/02/1990
0278VHS19:22 04/02/199020:48 04/02/1990
0279VHS19:56 04/03/199021:57 04/03/1990
0280VHS21:57 04/03/1990: 04/04/1990
0281VHS: 04/04/199002:05 04/04/1990
0282VHS02:05 04/04/199004:10 04/04/1990
0283VHS04:10 04/04/199006:15 04/04/1990
0284VHS07:36 04/04/199009:37 04/04/1990
0285VHS09:37 04/04/199011:37 04/04/1990
0286VHS11:37 04/04/199013:40 04/04/1990
0287VHS13:40 04/04/199015:45 04/04/1990
0288VHS16:05 04/04/199018:10 04/04/1990
0289VHS18:10 04/04/199020:10 04/04/1990
0290VHS20:10 04/04/199022:10 04/04/1990
0291VHS23:11 04/04/199001:15 04/05/1990
0292VHS01:15 04/05/199003:20 04/05/1990
0293VHS03:30 04/05/199005:35 04/05/1990
0294VHS05:35 04/05/199007:40 04/05/1990
0295VHS07:55 04/05/199010:00 04/05/1990
0296VHS10:29 04/05/199012:29 04/05/1990
0297VHS12:29 04/05/199014:35 04/05/1990
0298VHS14:51 04/05/199016:55 04/05/1990
0299VHS17:02 04/05/199019:07 04/05/1990
0300VHS19:07 04/05/199021:08 04/05/1990
0301VHS21:08 04/05/199023:08 04/05/1990
0302VHS23:08 04/05/199001:12 04/06/1990
0303VHS01:12 04/06/199003:17 04/06/1990
0304VHS03:28 04/06/199005:31 04/06/1990
0305VHS05:31 04/06/199007:43 04/06/1990
0306VHS07:44 04/06/199009:45 04/06/1990
0307VHS09:46 04/06/199011:46 04/06/1990
0308VHS11:46 04/06/199013:50 04/06/1990
0309VHS15:13 04/06/199017:17 04/06/1990
0310VHS17:17 04/06/199019:17 04/06/1990
0311VHS19:17 04/06/199021:18 04/06/1990
0312VHS21:18 04/06/199023:18 04/06/1990
0313VHS23:18 04/06/199001:20 04/07/1990
0314VHS01:20 04/07/199003:25 04/07/1990
0315VHS03:25 04/07/199005:25 04/07/1990
0316VHS05:49 04/07/199007:50 04/07/1990
0317VHS08:06 04/07/199010:06 04/07/1990
0318VHS10:37 04/07/199012:39 04/07/1990
0319VHS12:39 04/07/199014:35 04/07/1990
0320VHS14:35 04/07/199016:38 04/07/1990
0321VHS16:38 04/07/199018:40 04/07/1990
0322VHS19:28 04/07/199021:10 04/07/1990
Skip Navigation

USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

We are part of the USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program. Please visit our other science centers at:

  1. St. Petersburg, FL
  2. Menlo Park, CA

or search our web sites:

Data Sites

Skip USGS links group

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USAGov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
End of USGS links group
URL: quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1990/90001/index.html
Page Contact Information: WHSC Webmaster
Page Last Modified: Tuesday, 25-Nov-2014 15:06:04 EST