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ID G-1-78-EG
Abstract Chief Scientists: Paul Carlson, Bruce Molnia. Geophysical data (minisparker, bathymetry, gravity, magnetics) of field activity G-1-78-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska, Glacier Bay from 09/12/1978 to 09/23/1978
Chief Scientist Paul Carlson
Bruce Molnia
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Growler
Area of Operation Eastern Gulf of Alaska, Glacier Bay, Eastern Gulf of Alaska
Bounding Coordinates
-136.59869    -135.79955
Dates 09/12/1978 (JD 255) to 09/23/1978 (JD 266)
Analog Materials list
Paul Carlson Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Bruce Molnia Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Bob Novak Electrical Technician, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         G178EG
Institution Data Collection ID --- G178EG
NGDC ID ---                        06900001
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          Paul Carlson
Study region ---                   +60.00000,+58.00000,-137.00000,-135.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Bruce Molnia
Name of vessel ---                 Growler (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 09/12/78     (unspecified)
Date field data collection ended ---   09/23/78     (unspecified)
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      (unspecified)
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     05/29/87
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 ---    20.6 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 ---    (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 ---    (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 --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Carlson, Paul R., Powell, Ross D., and Rearic, Douglas M., 1989, Turbidity-
current channels in Queen Inlet, Glacier Bay, Alaska: Canadian Journal of
Earth Science, v. 26, p. 807-820.

Seramur, Keith C., Powell, Ross D., and Carlson, Paul R., 1997, Evaluation
of conditions along the grounding line of temperate marine glaciers: an
exmaple from Muir Inlet, Glacier Bay, Alaska: Marine Geology, v. 140,
p. 307-327.

Carlson, Paul R., Powell, Ross D., and Phillips, Andrew C., 1992, Submarine
sedimentary features on a fjord delta front, Queen Inlet, Glacier Bay,
Alaska: Canadian Journal of Earth Science, v. 29, p. 565-573.
Got Help? For G-1-78-EG, 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, ports, project, project number, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Imagery data      
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   051.times    

G-1-78-EG location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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