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ID M-1-79-WP
Abstract Coordinating Committee for Geosciences Programmes (CCOP),South Pacific Applied Geosciences Commission (SOPAC),United Nations Development Program RAS. Chief Scientist: A. John Halunen. Geophysical data (transitsatellite, radar, sextant, airgun, 7khz) of field activity M-1-79-WP in Solomon Islands, Western Pacific from 01/30/1979 to 02/22/1979
Organization Coordinating Committee for Geosciences Programmes (CCOP)
South Pacific Applied Geosciences Commission (SOPAC)
United Nations Development Program RAS
Chief Scientist A. John Halunen
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Machias
Area of Operation Solomon Islands, Western Pacific, Western Pacific Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-7.06850
156.59700     160.89117
-14.28167
Dates 01/30/1979 (JD 030) to 02/22/1979 (JD 053)
Analog Materials list
Crew
A. John Halunen Chief Scientist
Equipment Used
transitsatellite
radar
sextant
airgun
7khz
Notes
Hawaii Institute of Geophysics for CCOPSOPAC
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 ---         M179WP
Institution Data Collection ID --- SI-79-1
NGDC ID ---                        08050007
Funding ---                        UNDP
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          CCOP/SOPAC-UN/RAS/79/074,SI-79-1
Study region ---                    -7.00000,-15.00000,+156.00000,+161.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             A.JOHN HALUNEN
Name of vessel ---                 R/V MACHIAS (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 01/30/79     NOUMEA,NEW CALEDONIA
Date field data collection ended ---   02/22/79     HONIARA,SOLOMON ISLANDS
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      not surveyed
   Gravity:                        not surveyed
   High-resolution seismics:       not surveyed
   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 ---     04/02/82
Contributing institution ---       HAWAII INSTITUTE GEOPHYSICS FOR CCOPSOPAC
Country ---                        U.S.A.

Navigation instrumentation ---     SATNAV MAGNAVOX 1112/RADAR/SEXTANT
Position determination method ---  1-SATNAV/2-NEAR LAND,RADAR/3-SEXTANT

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (SEE ADD.DOC. 18)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  ANALOG RECORDS,MICROFILM
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    7.1 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- 01 SEC/SWEEP
Assumed sound velocity ---                1500.0 m/sec
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        NONE.(PICKED PEAKS/TROUGHS AND 15MIN 
INTERVLS IF SMOOTH)

Seismic instrumentation --- BOLT 1900C AIRGUN,EPCS4100-4600,1CHANNEL
Formats of seismic data --- ANALOG RECORDS,MICROFILM

Notes ---
06 RAYTHEON PTR-106C,07KHZ,01SEC/SWEEP. BATHYMETRY ACCOMPANYING SEISMIC
06 AND IN THE SLOT(SOUTH AND CENTRAL SOLOMON ISLANDS).
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
Got Help? For M-1-79-WP, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, national plan, 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    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

M-1-79-WP location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
M-1-79-WP location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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