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ID 71006
Also Known As 71006
UGEOLEG_6
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientist: Marty Kane. Geophysical data (magnetics, bathymetry) of field activity 71006 (U-6-71-AT) in Liberia to Puerto Rico, Atlantic Ocean from 11/24/1971 to 12/09/1971
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE)
Chief Scientist Marty Kane
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform United Geo. I
Area of Operation Liberia to Puerto Rico, Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
17.69430
-62.96440     -10.90170
6.03600
Dates 11/24/1971 (JD 328) to 12/09/1971 (JD 343)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Marty Kane Chief Scientist
Equipment Used
magnetics
bathymetry
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 ---         U671AT
Institution Data Collection ID --- U671AT
NGDC ID ---                        06010006
Funding ---                        NFS/IDOE
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          LEG 6, LIBERIA-PUERTO RICO TRAVERSE
Study region ---                   +18.00000, +6.00000, -63.00000, -10.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Marty Kane
Name of vessel ---                 United Geo. I (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 11/24/71     (unspecified)
Date field data collection ended ---   12/09/71     (unspecified)
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   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 ---     06/14/88
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 ---    3.6 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 ---    3.6 minutes
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 ---    3.6 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)
Publications
Cruise Report exists at Woods Hole
Got Help? For 71006, 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, owner, ports, 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 grav    
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

71006 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
71006 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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