Definition of bathymetry
: the measurement of water depth at various places in a body of water; also : the information derived from such measurements
bathymetricallyplay \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
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Modern ships like those that will be employed by Seabed 2030 are outfitted with multibeam bathymetry systems.
MD: The smaller robots have acoustic depth sounders for gathering bathymetry of the vent region, surface water temperature sensors, accelerometers, and cameras.
The first one below shows the bathymetry (seafloor topography) for the Canadian/Greenland side of the Lomonosov Ridge with some simple annotation.
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