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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs05449

Map showing soundings taken by Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer BLAKE. Plotted by W.C.W. (W. C. Willenbucher) . This sheet includes plotted depths, surface and bottom temperatures, and various profiles of the continental shelf and slope . The Blake Plateau shows as a conspicuous widening of the continental slope in the 400 to 500 fathom range south of Cape Hatteras.

Image ID: cgs05449, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: United States East Coast, Atlantic Ocean
Photo Date: 1883

Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/Archive Nautical Chart/

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