Chesapeake Bay Impact Structure Deep Drilling Project (CBAY)
drilling operations finalized, scientific evaluations done, moratorium ended
  • Geologic age: eocene
  • Number of drillsites (drillholes): 1(2)
  • Drilled length: 1806.4 m
  • Cored length: 1035.2 m
  • Core recovered, length: 873.5 m
  • Cored length / Total length ratio: 84.38%
  • Core recovered / Total length ratio: 48.36%
begin of drilling September 15, 2005, end of drilling May, 2006
completed
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored.
Sedimentary, Magmatic and Impact Rocks:
This is the preferred URL to be used in publications, citations etc.
CBAY, cenozoic sequence, climate change, eocene, global environment, ICDP-2004/06, impact crater, paleoclimatology, sea-level changes, U.S.A., virginia,
37° 19' 18'' N, 75° 58' 32'' W

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