San Francisco State University Physics and Astronomy Department
SFSU Pacific Oceanography Project
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Least-Squares Fit to a Blue-Whale "B" Call
Figure 1. A 40-second-long blue-whale call. The signal is from only hydrophone 4 (100 m above the sea floor), band-pass- filtered with a band of 12 to 18 Hz. The red line shows the envelope, calculated by averaging the rectified signal.