Multibeam Report for NV9704MV

Ship Name: Melville
Chief Scientist:
Source Organization: University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (UC/SIO)
Start Date: 1997-10-09
End Date: 1997-10-10

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Multibeam Bathymetry

Cruise Details

Project: NAVOCEANO Expedition
Instrument: SeaBeam 2000

Data Quality

Number of Files: 6
Number of Records: 16290
BATHYMETRY DATA Quantity Percentage
Number of Beams 1971090 100%
Number of Good Beams 1697868 86.14%
Number of Zero Beams 273222 13.86%
Number of Flagged Beams 0 0%

Navigation Totals

Total Time: 19.1897 hours
Total Track Length: 486.5322 km
Average Speed: 25.354 km/hr (13.6901 knots)

Cruise Bounds

Northern Extent: 34.6747
Southern Extent: 32.6288
Western Extent: -121.578705
Eastern Extent: -117.2283


Minimum Sonar Depth 0 Maximum Sonar Depth 0
Minimum Altitude 16 Maximum Altitude 3652
Minimum Depth 14 Maximum Depth 3777

File Information

Full Resolution Bathymetry as collected (raw): 2

Files File Size Description
SBfixavg.97oct09 6.92MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.97oct10 1.48MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format

Products: 1

Files File Size Description 29.2KB Postscript

Metadata Files: 3

Files File Size Description
NV9704MV_Multibeam.xml NCEI created ISO metadata
metadata.NV9704MV.txt 2.3KB Informal metadata text
swath_bathy_doc.rtf 210.1KB Metadata files in Rich Text Format