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ID K-1-75-AR
Abstract Chief Scientist: Larry Phillips. Data (bathymetry, magnetics, navigation) of field activity K-1-75-AR in Arctic Ocean from 09/26/1975 to 11/03/1975
Chief Scientist Larry Phillips
Platform Elisha Kane
Area of Operation Arctic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-12.85000     -5.17333
Dates 09/26/1975 (JD 269) to 11/03/1975 (JD 307)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Larry Phillips Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
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MCG Data Collection ID ---         K175AR
Institution Data Collection ID --- KA343606
NGDC ID ---                        09050056
Funding ---                        NAVOCEANO
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          LEG  1,LEG 2
Study region ---                   +65.00000,+35.00000, -13.00000,  -5.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             NAVOCEANO CODE 3432
Name of vessel ---                 USNS KANE (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 09/26/75     MALAGA
Date field data collection ended ---   11/03/75     ROTA
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        not surveyed
   High-resolution seismics:       surveyed, but not contained in data file
   Deep penetration seismics:      surveyed, but not contained in data file
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     00/00/00
Contributing institution ---       US NAVAL OCEANGRAPHIC OFFICE
Country ---                        USA

Navigation instrumentation ---     MX706 SATNAV, SPN38 L/A, APN180 L/A
Position determination method ---  PRIM-SATELLITE

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            HARRIS 853-D 2-2/3 BEAM 12KHZ 1 SEC SW
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  ANALOG
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.0 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- EVERY 10 SEC
Assumed sound velocity ---                1500.0 m/sec
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        DATA AVERAGED TO OBTAIN 1- MINUTE 

Magnetics instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of magnetics in file ---    1.0 minutes
General collection rate of magnetics --- 10 seconds
Magnetic sensor tow distance ---         245 meters
Magnetic sensor depth ---                (unspecified)
Two sensor horizontal separation ---     (unspecified)
Residual magnetics reference field ---   IGRF-65
Method of applying residual field ---    (unspecified)

Seismic instrumentation --- TELEDYNE 90KJ SPARKERS 31-160HZ 1 CHAN
Formats of seismic data --- ANALOG

Notes ---
INPORT PLYMOUTH 751016-751028
Reiss, T.E., Phillips, R.L., Hunter, R.E., and Barnes, P.W., 1984, A summary of 
U.S.Geological Survey marine geologic studies on the inner shelf of the Chuckchi 
Sea, Alaska, 1975 and 1981, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 83-71.
Got Help? For K-1-75-AR, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, analog materials, 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    
Magnetics data mag    
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Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

K-1-75-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
K-1-75-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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