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ID L-6-83-SP
Abstract Chief Scientist: Bill Normark. Geological and Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, gravity, airgun, sidescansonar, gravitycore, DelNortenav, transitsatellite, tempsalinometer, expendablebatthermograph, underwatercamera, expendablebatthermograph, rangerange) of field activity L-6-83-SP in Southern Pacific from 12/05/1983 to 12/11/1983
Chief Scientist Bill Normark
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Southern Pacific, South Pacific Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-14.16369
-171.12566    -170.54071
-14.44180
Ports leave Pago Pago
arrive Pago Pago
Dates 12/05/1983 (JD 339) to 12/11/1983 (JD 345)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Aaron Dunwald Chief Engineer
Al McClenaghan Ship Captain
Barbara Seekins Navigator
Bill Normark Chief Scientist
Charlotte Brunner Biologist, UCB
Charlotte Pierce Unsp Investigatr
Chris Gutmacher Dafe Curator
Chris Poppe Chief Mate
Gordon Tanner Electronics Technician
Hank Chezar Unsp Investigatr
Jon Erickson Mechanical Technician
Kaye Kinoshita Navigator
Mary Hunt Geologist, UCB
Michele Krup Navigator, UCB
Pat Wilde Geologist, UCB
Paul Wenberg Mechanical Technician
Rick Viall Electronics Technician
Roy Fields Electronics Technician
Ted Dengler Geologist, UCB
Tom Chase Geologist
Equipment Used
3dot5khz
12khz
gravity
airgun
sidescansonar
gravitycore
DelNortenav
transitsatellite
tempsalinometer
expendablebatthermograph
underwatercamera
expendablebatthermograph
rangerange
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         L683SP
Institution Data Collection ID --- L683SP
NGDC ID ---                        06050066
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          SOUTH PACIFIC / SAMOA
Study region ---                   -14.00000,-15.00000,-172.00000,-170.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Bill Normark
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 12/05/83     LEAVE PAGO PAGO
Date field data collection ended ---   12/11/83     ARRIVE PAGO PAGO
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      not surveyed
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       surveyed, contained in data file
   Deep penetration seismics:      surveyed, 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 ---     07/07/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     NAV SATELLITE/DEL NORT RNG-RNG
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            12KHZ
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  ANALOG PAPER ROLL
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.2 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- (unspecified)
Assumed sound velocity ---                (unspecified)
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            SHIPBOARD GRAVITY
Additional forms of gravity data ---   ANALOG PAPER ROLL
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 --- 3.5 BATHY / SINGLE CHANNEL AIRGUN
Formats of seismic data --- ANALOG PAPER ROLL

Notes ---
SIDE SCAN SONAR
Publications
Chase, T.E., Normark, W.R., Wilde, P., Gutmacher, Christina E., Seekins, B.A., 
Lund,
K.E., and Vath, S.C., 1988, Marine topography of offshore Tutuila Island, Samoa 
Islands:
Geological Society of America Map and Chart Series, v. MCH068, 1 sheet.
Got Help? For L-6-83-SP, 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, project, 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 072.grav
grav
   
Imagery data      
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Sensors data sensors    
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   072.times    

L-6-83-SP location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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