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ID S-4-86-CB
Abstract Chief Scientist: Byron Ruppel. Geophysical data (transitsatellite, gravity, dopplersonar, GPS, integratednavigation, bathymetry) of field activity S-4-86-CB in Caribbean from 09/07/1986 to 09/17/1986
Chief Scientist Byron Ruppel
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Starella
Area of Operation Caribbean, Caribbean Sea
Bounding Coordinates
12.90110
-62.14633     -60.76688
11.74417
Ports leave Bridgetown, Barbados
arrive anchored Grenada
leave Grenada
arrive Bridgetown, Barbados
Dates 09/07/1986 (JD 250) to 09/17/1986 (JD 260)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Byron Ruppel Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Chuck Gilbert Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
transitsatellite
gravity
dopplersonar
GPS
integratednavigation
bathymetry
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         S486CB
Institution Data Collection ID --- S486CB
NGDC ID ---                        06110053
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +13.00000,+11.00000, -63.00000, -60.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Byron Ruppel
Name of vessel ---                 Starella (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 09/07/86     LV BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS
Date field data collection ended ---   09/17/86     AR BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      (unspecified)
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
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 ---     12/12/90
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---      MAGNAVOX T-SET TRANSIT
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.3 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 ---    1.2 minutes
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)
Got Help? For S-4-86-CB, 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, publications, 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
   
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   072.times    

S-4-86-CB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-4-86-CB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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