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ID B-1-72-AR
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Art Grantz. Geophysical data (uniboom, magnetics, gravity) of field activity B-1-72-AR in Beaufort-Chukchi Seas, Arctic from 08/25/1972 to 09/20/1972
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Chief Scientist Art Grantz
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Burton Island
Area of Operation Beaufort-Chukchi Seas, Arctic, Arctic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
74.02116
-175.84801    -153.96048
68.40600
Dates 08/25/1972 (JD 238) to 09/20/1972 (JD 264)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Art Grantz Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
uniboom
magnetics
gravity
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         B172AR
Institution Data Collection ID --- B172AR
NGDC ID ---                        06150002
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +75.00000,+68.00000,-176.00000,-153.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Art Grantz
Name of vessel ---                 Burton Island (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 08/25/72     (unspecified)
Date field data collection ended ---   09/20/72     (unspecified)
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     (unspecified)
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

(I1,A8,F5.2,4I2,F5.3,F8.5,F9.5,I1,F6.4,F6.1,I2,i1,3F6.1,I1,F5.1,F6.0,F7.1,F6.1,F5.1,A8,4I1)
Date of data input to NGDC ---     04/10/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     (unspecified)
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    (unspecified)
General collection rate of bathymetry --- (unspecified)
Assumed sound velocity ---                (unspecified)
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Magnetics instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of magnetics in file ---    58.0 minutes
General collection rate of magnetics --- (unspecified)
Magnetic sensor tow distance ---         (unspecified)
Magnetic sensor depth ---                (unspecified)
Two sensor horizontal separation ---     (unspecified)
Residual magnetics reference field ---   (unspecified)
Method of applying residual field ---    (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of gravity data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of gravity in file ---    49.8 minutes
General collection rate of gravity --- (unspecified)
Theoretical gravity formula ---        (unspecified)
Reference system ---                   (unspecified)
Corrections applied ---                (unspecified)
Starting land tie ---                  (unspecified)
Ending land tie ---                    (unspecified)

Seismic instrumentation --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Publications
Grantz, Arthur, Holmes, M.L., Riley, D.C., and Wallace, S.L.,
1972, Seismic, magnetic and gravity profiles-Chukchi Sea and
adjacent Arctic Ocean, 1972; Part 1, Seismic reflection profiles:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 72-138, 21 sheets,
scale 1:1,000,000,
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr72138.

Online PDFs of scanned map sheets and seismic recorder rolls
from USGS Open-File Report 72-138 are available
at the Alaska Geological and Geophysical Surveys Publications,
URL http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/10948.

Cady, J.W., Ruppel, B.D., McHendrie, A.G., and Deas, H.S., 1973, Seismic, 
magnetic and gravity profiles; Chukchi Sea and adjacent Arctic Ocean, 1972; Part 
2, Magnetic and gravity profiles, 29 sheets, scale 1:1,000,000.
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 73-38, 29 sheets,
scale 1:1,000,000,
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr7338.

Online PDFs of scanned map sheets and seismic recorder rolls
from USGS Open-File Report 73-38 are available
at the Alaska Geological and Geophysical Surveys Publications,
URL http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/10977.
Got Help? For B-1-72-AR, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, national plan, notes, owner, ports, project, project number, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Gravity data grav    
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Seismic data      
Times   050.times    

B-1-72-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
B-1-72-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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