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ID K-1-77-AR
Abstract Chief Scientist: Peter Barnes. Geological and Geophysical data (bathymetry, sidescansonar, uniboom, airgun, transmissometer, minisparker, temperature, tempsalinometer, watersamples, vibratingcore, currentmeter, anchorsamplegrab) of field activity K-1-77-AR in Beaufort Sea, Arctic from 07/15/1977 to 08/25/1977
Chief Scientist Peter Barnes
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Karluk
Area of Operation Beaufort Sea, Arctic, Arctic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-154.25000    -151.25000
Dates 07/15/1977 (JD 196) to 08/25/1977 (JD 237)
Analog Materials list
Scanned Materials k-1-77-ar.icegouge1 log (pdf)
k-1-77-ar.icegouge2 log (pdf)
k-1-77-ar.icegouge3 log (pdf)
k-1-77-ar.icegouge4 log (pdf)
k-1-77-ar.icegouge_sum1 log (pdf)
k-1-77-ar.icegouge_sum2 log (pdf)
Peter Barnes Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         K177AR
Institution Data Collection ID --- K177AR
NGDC ID ---                        06120012
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +71.00000,+70.00000,-152.00000,-151.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Peter Barnes
Name of vessel ---                 Karluk (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 08/02/77     (unspecified)
Date field data collection ended ---   09/03/77     (unspecified)
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      (unspecified)
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     12/07/87
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 ---    74.1 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 ---    (unspecified)
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 ---    (unspecified)
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)
Barnes, Peter, Reimnitz, Erk, Toimil, Lary, Maurer, Douglas, and McDowell, 
1979, Core Descriptions and PReliminary Observations of Vibracores from the
Alaskan Beaufort Sea Shelf, U.S. Geological Survey Open FIle Report 79-351, URL:

Rearic, Douglas M., [n.d.], Ice Gouge Correlation Project: U.S. Geological Survey, 6 p., URL:
Got Help? For K-1-77-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, organization, owner, ports, project, project number, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Imagery data      
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Times   650.times    

K-1-77-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
K-1-77-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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