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Project Acronym: DSEIS | State: Completed | Expedition ID: 5063

ins.: 2017-09-28 02:00; ( Age: 6 yrs )
By: Scientists
Category: DSEIS_
DSEIS_

DSEIS: 2017-09-28

The drill crew started to extend the first borehole for ...
Tatsunari Yasumoti is processing the hydrophone data which was recorded during the weekend. An technician from the Anglogold Ashanti gold mine is helping to fix a broken cable of the scanner.

The drill crew started to extend the first borehole for 60 more meters. Yesterday, 15 meters were drilled and the hopefully the core boxes will be brought to the surface soon. Furthermore, Tatsunari Yasutomi anlayzed the hydrophone data and he found some seismic events nearby the borehole. Therefore, the seismic signal could originate from the seismic zone of the Orkney earthquake.