Multibeam Report for Taney


Ship Name: Ocean Alert
Chief Scientist: Clague, David
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Source Organization: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
Start Date: 1998-05-28
End Date: 1998-05-29


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Multibeam Bathymetry

Cruise Details

Project: MBARI 1998 Mapping Project
Instrument: Simrad EM300

Data Quality

Number of Files: 17
Number of Records: 29576
BATHYMETRY DATA Quantity Percentage
Number of Beams 3992490 100%
Number of Good Beams 2833983 70.98%
Number of Zero Beams 767276 19.22%
Number of Flagged Beams 391231 9.8%

Navigation Totals

Total Time: 55.0254 hours
Total Track Length: 805.4662 km
Average Speed: 14.638 km/hr (7.9039 knots)

Cruise Bounds

Northern Extent: 36.9081
Southern Extent: 36.584743
Western Extent: -125.71122
Eastern Extent: -124.99

Limits

Minimum Sonar Depth -6553.6 Maximum Sonar Depth 10.63
Minimum Altitude 0 Maximum Altitude 4975.9
Minimum Depth 2141.96 Maximum Depth 4718.07

File Information

Full Resolution Bathymetry as collected (raw): 16

Files File Size Description
mbari_1998_714_msn.mb57.gz 1.50MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_714_msnp.mb57.gz 1.50MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_715_msn.mb57.gz 25.62MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_715_msnp.mb57.gz 25.58MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_716_msn.mb57.gz 16.15MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_716_msnp.mb57.gz 16.15MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_717_msn.mb57.gz 26.51MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_717_msnp.mb57.gz 26.47MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_718_msn.mb57.gz 16.69MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_718_msnp.mb57.gz 16.65MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_719_msn.mb57.gz 5.74MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_719_msnp.mb57.gz 5.70MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_720_msn.mb57.gz 10.97MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_720_msnp.mb57.gz 10.93MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_721_msn.mb57.gz 15.55MB Simrad multibeam processing format
mbari_1998_721_msnp.mb57.gz 15.52MB Simrad multibeam processing format

Metadata Files: 1

Files File Size Description
Taney_Multibeam.xml NGDC created ISO metadata