Marine Geoscience Data System
TUIM05MV Visualization:GoogleEarth
Google Earth files with geolocated frame-grabbed images from near-bottom video cameras from the Lau Back-arc Basin acquired during the Melville expedition TUIM05MV (2005)
This data set was acquired with a Video Camera on the ROV Jason II during Melville expedition TUIM05MV conducted in 2005 (Chief Scientist: Dr. Margaret Tivey). These data files are of Google Earth (KML/KMZ) format include photos and vehicle navigation information. Data were acquired as part of the project(s): Sampling and Initial Characterization of Hydrothermal Fluids, Deposits, Microfauna and Megafauna at Vent Fields along the Eastern Lau Spreading Center and Venture Deep Ocean, Lau Basin Expedition 3 of 5, and funding was provided by NSF grant(s): OCE02-41250, OCE02-41796, OCE02-41826, OCE02-42038, OCE02-42088, and OCE03-28117.
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Jason II (ROV)

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