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ID L-10-82-BS
Abstract Chief Scientists: Herman Karl, Paul Carlson. Geological and Geophysical data (dopplersonar, integratednavigation, RhoRho, magnetics, airgun, uniboom, gravitycore, 12khz, 3dot5khz) of field activity L-10-82-BS in Bering Sea, Alaska from 08/06/1982 to 08/24/1982
Chief Scientist Herman Karl
Paul Carlson
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Bering Sea, Alaska, Bering Sea
Bounding Coordinates
178.13446    -165.39268
Ports leave Nome, AK
arrive Nome, AK
Dates 08/06/1982 (JD 218) to 08/24/1982 (JD 236)
Analog Materials list
Aaron Dunwald Chief Engineer
Al McClenaghan Ship Captain
Bob Mallonee Navigator
Brian Edwards Geologist
Carol Madison Navigator
Chris Larkin Watchstander
Dan Hurlbert Mechanical Technician
Dave Melendrez Chief Mate
Gordon Hess Geologist
Herman Karl Chief Scientist
Jeff Fischer Watchstander
Jim Vaughan Electronics Technician
Kevin O'Toole Mechanical Technician
Larry Kooker Electronics Technician
Marge Golan-Bac Geochemist/geologist
Paul Carlson Chief Scientist
Paula Quinterno Geologist
Rich Garlow Navigator
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         L1082BS
Institution Data Collection ID --- L1082BS
NGDC ID ---                        06050058
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          Herman Karl
Study region ---                   +65.00000,+57.00000,+178.00000,-165.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Paul Carlson
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 08/06/82     LV NOME, AK
Date field data collection ended ---   08/24/82     AR NOME, AK
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   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 ---     06/24/87
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 ---    1.1 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 ---    0.9 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 ---    1.1 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)
Carlson, P.R., Karl, H.A., and Crane, R.X., 1983, High-resolution seismic
reflection profiles, trackline and sample location map, and digitized
bathymetric data; Navarin Basin province, northern Bering Sea: U.S. Geological
Survey Open-File Report 83-0618, 4 p. URL:
Additional publication information at:

Carlson, Paul R., Golan-Bac, Margaret., Karl, Herman A., and Kvenvolden, Keith
A., 1985, Seismic and geochemical evidence for shallow gas in sediment on
Navarin continental margin, Bering Sea: American Association of Petroleum
Geologists Bulletin, v. 69, no. 3, p. 422-436.

Karl, Herman A., Carlson, P.R., and Johnson, K.H., 1984, Sediment distribution
on the outer continental margin of an epicontinental sea; Bering Sea, Alaska,
in Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists first annual midyear
meeting: Society For Sedimentary Geology Midyear Meeting Abstracts, v. 1, p. 41.

Karl, H.A., Carlson, P.R., Johnson, K.H., and Rearic, Douglas M., 1987,
Grain-size parameters and constituent grain composition of surface sediment in
Navarin Basin Province, Bering Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
87-0064, 26 p.

Carlson, Paul R., and Karl, Herman A., 1988, Development of large submarine 
canyons in the Bering Sea, indicated by morphologic, seismic, and sedimentologic 
characteristics: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 100, no. 10, p. 
Got Help? For L-10-82-BS, 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, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data      
Gravity data 054.grav
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   054.times    

L-10-82-BS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
L-10-82-BS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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