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ID F-8-88-AA
Abstract Chief Scientists: Tracy Vallier, Herman Karl. Geophysical data (10khz, 3dot5khz, 2channelairgun, Gloriasidescan, gravity, magnetics, expendablebatthermograph, bottomtransponder, GPS, integratednavigation, RhoRho) of field activity F-8-88-AA in Aleutian Arc, Alaska from 07/06/1988 to 08/02/1988
Project/Theme Geological Long-Range Inclined Asdic (GLORIA)
Chief Scientist Tracy Vallier
Herman Karl
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Farnella
Area of Operation Aleutian Arc, Alaska, Aleutian Arc
Bounding Coordinates
54.40080
179.17841    -158.39520
48.05110
Ports leave Dutch Harbor, AK
arrive Dutch Harbor, AK
Dates 07/06/1988 (JD 188) to 08/02/1988 (JD 215)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Tracy Vallier Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Herman Karl Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
10khz
3dot5khz
2channelairgun
Gloriasidescan
gravity
magnetics
expendablebatthermograph
bottomtransponder
GPS
integratednavigation
RhoRho
Notes
Geological LOng-Range Inclined Asdic (GLORIA)


Associated cruises in Alaska
  F-2-87-AA   F-3-87-AA   F-7-88-AA   F-8-88-AA
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         F888AA
Institution Data Collection ID --- FARN0888
NGDC ID ---                        06780028
Funding ---                        USGS
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          MV FARNELLA CRUISE 8, 1988.
Study region ---                   +55.00000,+48.00000,+179.00000,-158.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             DR D.G. MASSON, IOSDL
Name of vessel ---                 MV FARNELLA (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 07/06/88     DUTCH HARBOR, USA
Date field data collection ended ---   08/01/88     DUTCH HARBOR, USA
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   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 ---     04/25/94
Contributing institution ---       NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCIL
Country ---                        UNITED KINGDOM

Navigation instrumentation ---     GPS
Position determination method ---  SATELLITE

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            IOS MK3 10KHZ ECHO-SOUNDER
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  ANALOG RECORDS
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    2.0 minutes
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 ---    2.0 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 ---    2.0 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
Paskevich, V.F., Wong, F.L., O'Malley, J.J., Stevenson, A.J., and Gutmacher,
C.E., 2011, GLORIA sidescan-sonar imagery for parts of the U.S. Exclusive
Economic Zone and adjacent areas: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
2010-1332, URL:
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1332/
Got Help? For F-8-88-AA, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, national plan, organization, owner, project number, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Gravity data 081.grav
grav
   
Imagery data      
Magnetics data imag
mag
   
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Sensors data sensors    
Navigation data nav    
Seismic data airgun.seis
seis
   
Times   081.times    

F-8-88-AA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
F-8-88-AA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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