SOCORRO ISLAND SITE INFORMATION

SITE INFORMATION

Site Number: 821
Current Site Name: SOCORRO ISLAND
Other Site Name:
Location: SOCORRO, REVILLAGIGEDO ISLANDS, MEXICO
Geographic Region: NORTH AMERICA
Tectonic Plate: PACIFIC

Primary Scientific Purposes: MEASUREMENTS SUPPORTING THE DETERMINATION OF PLATE MOTION, AND REGIONAL DEFORMATION.

Site Description: THE STATION IS LOCATED ON THE SOUTHERN TIP OF SOCORRO ISLAND IN THE REVILLA GIGEDO GROUP OF ISLANDS OFF THE WEST COAST OF MEXICO. THE SITE IS LOCATED AT BAHIA LUCIO GALLARDO PAVON COVE (BINNER'S COVE) 800 METERS NORTHWEST OF THE MEXICAN NAVAL STATION. A STANDARD SLR PAD HAS BEEN CONSTRUCTED TO ACCOMMODATE ANY MOBILE SLR SYSTEM.

Site Topo Map: NONE AVAILABLE.

GEOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Geological Province: UNKNOWN

Local Geology: VOLCANIC ISLAND

Comments: NO GEODETIC SURVEY OF THIS SITE HAS BEEN CONDUCTED, NOR HAS THE PAD BEEN OCCUPIED.

MONUMENT INFORMATION

Site Number: 821
Current Site Name: SOCORRO ISLAND
Location: SOCORRO, REVILLAGIGEDO ISLANDS, MEXICO
Number of Observing Monuments: 1
Surveyed into National Network? NO

Monument Number: 7881
Type of Monument: STANDARD NASA DISK
Monument Inscription: NONE
Systems Using Monument: MOBILE LASERS

Latitude: N 18 43' 44.93"
Longitude: W 110 57' 20.72"
Elevation: meters
Height Above Ellipsoid: meters
Survey Source/Date: COAST & GEODETIC SURVEY, SATELLITE TRIANGLATION DIVISION / 01-DEC-67
Datum/Ellipsoid:

Comments: THE PAD HAS BEEN CONSTRUCTED AT THIS SITE BUT NO SURVEY HAS BEEN COMPLETED. SURVEY INFO. FROM DOPPLER STATION 038.

Differential Coordinates FROM Observing Monument 7881 TO Reference Monuments and Other Observing Monuments

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Differential Coordinates

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Number         Monument Inscription            North        East         Up

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SOCORRO ISLAND SITE SKETCH

PREVIOUS OCCUPATION INFORMATION

Site Number: 821
Current Site Name: SOCORRO ISLAND
Location: SOCORRO, REVILLAGIGEDO ISLANDS, MEXICO

SLR OCCUPATIONS

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No Previous Occupations

VLBI OCCUPATIONS

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No Previous Occupations