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ID L-5B-79-NC
Abstract Chief Scientist: Dave McCulloch. Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, uniboom, 24channel, gravity, miniranger, transitsatellite, LoranC, integratednavigation) of field activity L-5B-79-NC in Central Coast, Northern California from 12/01/1979 to 12/16/1979
Chief Scientist Dave McCulloch
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Central Coast, Northern California, Northern California
Bounding Coordinates
-121.90690    -120.63760
Ports leave Monterey, CA
arrive Port Hueneme, CA
leave Port Hueneme, CA
arrive Redwood City, CA
Dates 12/01/1979 (JD 335) to 12/16/1979 (JD 350)
Analog Materials list
Barbara Seekins Watchstander
Dave Hogg Electronics Technician
Dave McCulloch Chief Scientist
Don Auburn Chief Engineer
Frank Johnson Chief Mate
Glen Barker Mechanical Technician
Harry Hill Electronics Technician
Jeanne Blank Watchstander
Jeff Rupert Mechanical Technician
Dennis Mann Navigator
Kaye Kinoshita Navigator
Larry Kooker Mechanical Technician
Pat McCrory Navigator
Rex Sanders Navigator
Rick Viall Watchstander
Terry Ruff Ship Captain
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         L5B79NC
Institution Data Collection ID --- L5B79NC
NGDC ID ---                        06050089
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          L5b79NC
Study region ---                   +36.00000,+34.00000,-122.00000,-120.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Dave McCulloch
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 12/01/79     LV MONTEREY
Date field data collection ended ---   12/16/79     AR REDWOOD  CITY
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, but not contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      not surveyed
   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 ---     06/09/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     MINIRANGER,SATNAV,LORAN C
Position determination method ---  PRIM-MINIRANGER SEC-INTEGRATED NAV

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            12KHZ NARROW 1 SEC
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  RECORDER ROLLS
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    (unspecified)
General collection rate of bathymetry --- 20/SECONDS
Assumed sound velocity ---                1463.0 m/sec
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            L&R S-53
Additional forms of gravity data ---   ANALOG RECORDS
General rate of gravity in file ---    1.5 minutes
General collection rate of gravity --- 15 seconds
Theoretical gravity formula ---        International 1930
Reference system ---                   System IGSN 71
Corrections applied ---                DRIFT CORRECTIONS
Starting land tie ---                  968852.3  SAN DIEGO, CA.
Ending land tie   ---                  968855.2  REDWOOD CITY,

Seismic instrumentation --- UNIBOOM,24 CHANNEL/3.5KHZ WIDE 1 SEC
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Got Help? For L-5B-79-NC, 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, publications, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
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Gravity data grav    
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Seismic data      
Times   070.times    

L-5B-79-NC location map of where navigation 

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L-5B-79-NC location map of where navigation 

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