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ID C-6-74-IN
Abstract Chief Scientist: A. Be. Data (bathymetry, gravity, magnetics, navigation) of field activity C-6-74-IN in Indian Ocean from 04/17/1974 to 05/14/1974
Chief Scientist A. Be
Platform Robert D. Conrad
Area of Operation Indian Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-12.26780
31.30780     71.04000
-32.65150
Dates 04/17/1974 (JD 107) to 05/14/1974 (JD 134)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Crew
A. Be Chief Scientist
Equipment Used
bathymetry
gravity
magnetics
navigation
Notes
Durban, South Africa--> Port Louis, Mauritius
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         C674IN
Institution Data Collection ID --- C1706
NGDC ID ---                        01010125
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          c1706
Study region ---                   -12.00000,-33.00000, +31.00000, +72.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             BE', ALLAN
Name of vessel ---                 CONRAD (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 04/17/74     DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA
Date field data collection ended ---   05/14/74     PORT LOUIS, MAURITIUS
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       surveyed, but not contained in data file
   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 ---     07/30/87
Contributing institution ---       LAMONT-DOHERTY GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATORY
Country ---                        U.S.A.

Navigation instrumentation ---     SATELLITE
Position determination method ---  SATELLITE / DEAD RECKONING

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            3.5
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    3.1 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- ONE SECOND
Assumed sound velocity ---                1463.0 m/sec
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Magnetics instrumentation ---            P
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of magnetics in file ---    3.8 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 ---
Method of applying residual field ---    (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            BELL
Additional forms of gravity data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of gravity in file ---    3.8 minutes
General collection rate of gravity --- (unspecified)
Theoretical gravity formula ---        International 1930
Reference system ---                   Potsdam system
Corrections applied ---                (unspecified)
Starting land tie ---                  (unspecified)
Ending land tie   ---                  (unspecified)

Seismic instrumentation --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Got Help? For C-6-74-IN, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, national plan, organization, owner, ports, project, project number, publications, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Gravity data grav    
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

C-6-74-IN location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
C-6-74-IN location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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