SOSUS

Type of System: 
cabled
Location: 
Northeast Pacic
Human Activity: 
shipping
~3000 km2
Natural Activity: 
whales
Acoustics Operational: 
Yes
Frequency Bandwith: 
10 Hz - 500 Hz
Directionality: 
omni
Time Synch/Precision: 
1s
Duty Cycle: 
continuous
Data Downloads: 
semi-annual
# Elements: 
1
Depth: 
deep bottom, exact N/A
Calibrated: 
Yes
Ancillary Data: 
no
Integration Possibility: 
No
Sponsor: 
U.S. Navy / APL-UW
military
Installation Life Expectancy: 
1950s - ???
Other: 
TBD; request required