Following the continental margin, the Wecoma cruised south at about 10 knots for most of the day. The seas picked up slightly, and there were light scattered showers. We deployed another Abalone seismometer at 4:30, and it was on the bottom by 5:30. We will be deploying the last Cascadia seismometer at 1: am.
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October 20th, 2011 · No Comments · 2011 - R/V Wecoma, 2011 Crew, Deployment, Seismometers
October 20th, 2011 · No Comments · 2011 - R/V Wecoma, Deployment, Seismometers
The seas are very calm this morning, making for an easy deployment of the Abalone seismometer. We are directly offshore from the mouth of the Columbia River, in a depth of 2678 meters.