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31 hours in the Tongue of the Ocean

Ants T. Piip

31 hours in the Tongue of the Ocean

sound speed, temperature, etc.

by Ants T. Piip

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Published by Lamont Geological Observatory, Columbia University in Palisades, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bahamas,
  • Tongue of the Ocean
    • Subjects:
    • Underwater acoustics.,
    • Sound -- Speed -- Measurement.,
    • Ocean temperature -- Bahamas -- Tongue of the Ocean -- Measurement.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ants T. Piip.
      SeriesPrecision sound velocity profiles in the ocean ;, v. 3, Technical report - Lamont Geological Observatory, Columbia University ;, no. 5
      ContributionsLamont-Doherty Geological Observatory.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE3 .C552 no. 5a, vol. 3, QC233 .C552 no. 5a, vol. 3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination10, v leaves, 8 leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages10
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3889346M
      LC Control Number81450697

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