Multibeam Report for B00274

Ship Name: Whiting
Chief Scientist: Floyd, Richard P.
US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/ NOS
Source Organization: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Start Date: 1991-05-24
End Date: 1991-05-29

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Multibeam Bathymetry

Cruise Details

Project: NOS EEZ
Instrument: Hydrochart II

Data Quality

Number of Files: 13
Number of Records: 31825
BATHYMETRY DATA Quantity Percentage
Number of Beams 604675 100%
Number of Good Beams 285221 47.17%
Number of Zero Beams 319454 52.83%
Number of Flagged Beams 0 0%

Navigation Totals

Total Time: 45.9161 hours
Total Track Length: 806.0031 km
Average Speed: 17.554 km/hr (9.4784 knots)

Cruise Bounds

Northern Extent: 27.258
Southern Extent: 26.9946
Western Extent: -96.0057
Eastern Extent: -95.6109


Minimum Sonar Depth 0 Maximum Sonar Depth 0
Minimum Altitude 0 Maximum Altitude 1111
Minimum Depth 457 Maximum Depth 1149

File Information

Full Resolution Bathymetry as collected (raw): 8

Files File Size Description
91144-0031.sbo.mb15 0.68MB URI Sea Beam from VAX 1.90MB Generic XYZ sounding format
91147-1107.sbo.mb15 475.5KB URI Sea Beam from VAX 1.31MB Generic XYZ sounding format
91147-2212.sbo.mb15 0.80MB URI Sea Beam from VAX 2.26MB Generic XYZ sounding format
91148-1310.sbo.mb15 1.16MB URI Sea Beam from VAX 3.25MB Generic XYZ sounding format

Metadata Files: 5

Files File Size Description
B00274_Multibeam.xml NGDC created ISO metadata
91144-0031.hdr 44.9KB NOS EEZ metadata file
91147-1107.hdr 44.9KB NOS EEZ metadata file
91147-2212.hdr 44.8KB NOS EEZ metadata file
91148-1310.hdr 44.8KB NOS EEZ metadata file