Multibeam Report for CORE01MV

Ship Name: Melville
Chief Scientist: Fryer, Patricia
University of Hawaii
Source Organization: University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (UC/SIO)
Start Date: 1999-12-01
End Date: 1999-12-03

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Multibeam Bathymetry

Cruise Details

Project: Core Expedition
Instrument: SeaBeam 2000

Data Quality

Number of Files: 7
Number of Records: 9239
BATHYMETRY DATA Quantity Percentage
Number of Beams 1117919 100%
Number of Good Beams 733152 65.58%
Number of Zero Beams 384767 34.42%
Number of Flagged Beams 0 0%

Navigation Totals

Total Time: 4.8274 hours
Total Track Length: 61.6034 km
Average Speed: 12.761 km/hr (6.8904 knots)

Cruise Bounds

Northern Extent: 32.9562
Southern Extent: 32.6569
Western Extent: -117.3775
Eastern Extent: -117.2671


Minimum Sonar Depth 0 Maximum Sonar Depth 0
Minimum Altitude 0 Maximum Altitude 604
Minimum Depth 21 Maximum Depth 615

File Information

Full Resolution Bathymetry as collected (raw): 3

Files File Size Description
SBfixavg.99dec01 2.82MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.99dec02 1.93MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.99dec03 7.3KB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format

Products: 1

Files File Size Description 19.5KB Postscript

Metadata Files: 3

Files File Size Description
CORE01MV_Multibeam.xml NGDC created ISO metadata
metadata.CORE01MV.txt 2.3KB Informal metadata text
swath_bathy_doc.rtf 210.1KB Metadata files in Rich Text Format