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ID M-1T-79-CP
Also Known As TG-79-1
Abstract Chief Scientist: Garry Gauss. Geophysical data (transitsatellite, radar, sextant, airgun, 7khz) of field activity M-1T-79-CP in Fiji, Samoa, Central Pacific from 10/30/1979 to 11/21/1979
Chief Scientist Garry Gauss
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Machias
Area of Operation Fiji, Samoa, Central Pacific, Central Pacific Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-13.66583
-178.08434    -171.75050
-24.12967
Dates 10/30/1979 (JD 303) to 11/21/1979 (JD 325)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Garry Gauss Chief Scientist
Equipment Used
transitsatellite
radar
sextant
airgun
7khz
Notes
Hawaii Institute Geophysics for CCOPSOPAC; see A1T77CP 35mm microfilm
#7 for data of this cruise
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         M1T79CP
Institution Data Collection ID --- TG-79-1
NGDC ID ---                        08050008
Funding ---                        UNDP
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          CCOP/SOPAC-UN/RAS/79/074,TG-79-1
Study region ---                   -13.00000,-25.00000,-179.00000,-171.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             GARRY A. GAUSS
Name of vessel ---                 R/V MACHIAS (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 10/30/79     SUVA,FIJI
Date field data collection ended ---   11/21/79     APIA,WESTERN SAMOA
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 1102/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 ---    11.2 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 40 INCH3,EPC4100,1-CHANNEL
Formats of seismic data --- ANALOG RECORDS,MICROFILM

Notes ---
06 RAYTHEON PTR 106C,07KHZ,01SEC/SWEEP. BATHYMETRY ACCOMPANYING SEISMIC
06 TRANSITS.
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
Got Help? For M-1T-79-CP, 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, 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-1T-79-CP location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
M-1T-79-CP location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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