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Summary for Field Activity Number 1990-040-FA

Alternate Leg ID: Cruise 16 Leg 1

Area of Operations: Mid-Atlantic Ridge, Atlantic Ocean

Dates: October 05, 1990 to November 15, 1990

Objectives: Undertake an integrated geological sampling and geophysical surveying program on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge between the Atlantis and Hayes Fracture Zones to establish morphotectonic framework of the ridge and the magmatic contribution to oceanic crustal generation and to investigate deformation of oceanic crust within transform/fracture zones.

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USGS Project Number: MID-ATL RIDGE

Contact: Kim Klitgord ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier P-16-90-NA. Visit this site for more information.

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