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ID L-4-76-WG
Also Known As LEE476WG
Abstract Chief Scientist: Roland Von Huene. Geophysical data (uniboom, minisparker, gravity, 24channel, airgun, airgunmonitor, sparker, 3dot5khz, bathnav, Digitrack, dopplersonar, integratednavigation, miniranger, sonobuoy, airgunarcer, gradiometer, uniboomminisparker) of field activity L-4-76-WG in Western Gulf of Alaska from 06/26/1976 to 07/25/1976
Chief Scientist Roland Von Huene
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Western Gulf of Alaska
Bounding Coordinates
-154.37817    -124.60397
Ports leave ? Leg 1
arrive anchor Port Townsend, WA
leave Port Townsend, WA
arrive Bangor, WA
leave Bangor, WA
arrive Kodiak, AK, end Leg 1
leave Kodiak, AK
arrive Kodiak, AK
leave Kodiak, AK, LEG 2
arrive Kodiak, AK
Dates 06/26/1976 (JD 178) to 07/25/1976 (JD 207)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Nina Morgan
Beckie Larsen
Allan Krill Watchstander
Alan Long Geophysicist
Andy Montez Mechanical Technician
Curtis Thompson Chief Mate
Darlene Condra Watchstander
Dave Aldridge Watchstander
Dennis Mann Ch. Navigator
Diane Minasian Watchstander
Gary Younse Watchstander
George Young Watchstander
Jack Lee Electronics Technician
Jean Newcombe Watchstander
Joe Edwards Mechanical Technician
Joe Metcalf Electronics Technician
Joe Simmons Oceanographer
John Simpson Chief Engineer
Karen Bachmann Watchstander
Kim Bennetts Watchstander
Lydia Shuff Watchstander
Mark Holmes Geophysicist
Mark Sander Navigator
Mike Fisher Geophysicist
Milt Randall Watchstander
Nina Morgan Dafe Curator
Pat McCrory Navigator
Paul Twichell Mechanical Technician
Beckie Larsen Dafe Curator
Bob Brune Geophysicist
Roland Von Huene Chief Scientist
Sharon Allshouse Watchstander
Terry Kelley Electronics Technician
Terry Ruff Ship Captain
Tom Thornton Electronics Technician
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         L476WG
Institution Data Collection ID --- L476WG
NGDC ID ---                        06050010
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          LEE476WG
Study region ---                   +60.00000,+48.00000,-155.00000,-124.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Roland Von Huene
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 06/26/76     START LEG 1
Date field data collection ended ---   07/25/76     AR KODIAK
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 --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     04/15/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     DOPPLER SONAR INTEGRATED NAV SYS MINIRGE
Position determination method ---  R III MTROLA

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            DIGITRACK
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    2.0 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 ---    1.5 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 ---    1.6 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 --- SNGL CHAN AIR-ARCER 24CHAN SEISMIC REFL
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Fisher, M. A., von Huene, R. E., and Hampton, M. A., 1984,
Summary geologic report for petroleum lease sale 100, Kodiak Shelf, Alaska:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-24, 49 p., URL:
Fisher, Michael A., von Huene, Roland, and Steele, William Clinton, 1983,
Marine free-air gravity map of the western Gulf of Alaska, lower Cook Inlet, and 
Shelikof Strait, Alaska:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 83-52, 2 maps, URL:
Got Help? For L-4-76-WG, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, 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 bath    
Gravity data 012.grav
Imagery data      
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Seismic data seis    
Times   012.times    

L-4-76-WG location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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