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ID K-1-72-AR
Abstract Geophysical data (transitsatellite, 12khz, magnetics) of field activity K-1-72-AR in Arctic from 10/13/1972 to 12/18/1972
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Elisha Kane
Area of Operation Arctic, Arctic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
63.73166
-73.68166     -7.91666
33.93333
Dates 10/13/1972 (JD 287) to 12/18/1972 (JD 353)
Analog Materials list
Equipment Used
transitsatellite
12khz
magnetics
Notes
U.S. Naval Oceangraphic Office
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         K172AR
Institution Data Collection ID --- KA933005
NGDC ID ---                        09050057
Funding ---                        NAVOCEANO
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          LEG 1,LEG 2,LEG 3,LEG 4
Study region ---                   +64.00000,+33.00000, -74.00000,  -7.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             NAVOCEANO CODE 7220
Name of vessel ---                 USNS KANE (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 10/13/72     GLASGOW
Date field data collection ended ---   12/18/72     NEW YORK
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        not surveyed
   High-resolution seismics:       surveyed, but not contained in data file
   Deep penetration seismics:      surveyed, but not contained in data file
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 ---     10/11/80
Contributing institution ---       US NAVAL OCEANGRAPHIC OFFICE
Country ---                        USA

Navigation instrumentation ---     MX706 SATNAV, SPN38 L/A, APN180 L/A
Position determination method ---  PRIM-SATELLITE

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            HARRIS 853-D 2-2/3 BEAM 12KHZ 1 SEC SW
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  ANALOG
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.0 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- EVERY 10 SEC
Assumed sound velocity ---                1500.0 m/sec
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        DATA AVERAGED TO OBTAIN 1- MINUTE 
VALUES

Magnetics instrumentation ---            VARIN PROTON PRECESSION
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   ANALOG
General rate of magnetics in file ---    1.0 minutes
General collection rate of magnetics --- 10 seconds
Magnetic sensor tow distance ---         245 meters
Magnetic sensor depth ---                (unspecified)
Two sensor horizontal separation ---     (unspecified)
Residual magnetics reference field ---   IGRF-65
Method of applying residual field ---    (unspecified)

Seismic instrumentation --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)

Notes ---
3.5 KHZ ANALOG PROFILES - EDO 240 SYETEM
IN PORT REYKJAVIK 721020-721021,AMSTERDAM 721029-721103
IN PORT OPORTO,PORTUGAL 721125-721202
Got Help? For K-1-72-AR, we would appreciate any information on -- chief scientist, contract, crew, 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    
Imagery data      
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

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

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

equipment operated

 
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