Multibeam Report for WEST14MV

Ship Name: Melville
Chief Scientist: Lonsdale, Peter
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Source Organization: Marine Geoscience Data System (MGDS)
Start Date: 1995-06-27
End Date: 1995-07-02

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Multibeam Bathymetry

Cruise Details

Project: WEST14MV
Instrument: SeaBeam 2000

Data Quality

Number of Files: 7
Number of Records: 39151
BATHYMETRY DATA Quantity Percentage
Number of Beams 4737271 100%
Number of Good Beams 4730507 99.86%
Number of Zero Beams 4380 0.09%
Number of Flagged Beams 2384 0.05%

Navigation Totals

Total Time: 119.9906 hours
Total Track Length: 2778.8832 km
Average Speed: 23.159 km/hr (12.5049 knots)

Cruise Bounds

Northern Extent: 23.321875
Southern Extent: 13.697526
Western Extent: -111.69766
Eastern Extent: -101.54282


Minimum Sonar Depth 0 Maximum Sonar Depth 0
Minimum Altitude 944 Maximum Altitude 5551
Minimum Depth 779 Maximum Depth 5732

File Information

Full Resolution Bathymetry as collected (raw): 5

Files File Size Description
SBfixavg.95jul01pp.mb32 4.29MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.95jul02pp.mb32 4.34MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.95jun28pp.mb32 3.81MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.95jun29pp.mb32 3.71MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format
SBfixavg.95jun30pp.mb32 4.08MB SIO Swath-bathy SeaBeam 2000 format

Metadata Files: 2

Files File Size Description
WEST14MV_Multibeam.xml NGDC created ISO metadata
WEST14MV.xml 24.6KB XML metadata file