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ID L-8-80-AR
Abstract Chief Scientist: Art Grantz. Geological and Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, gravity, bathnav, bathgravnav, dopplersonar, integratednavigation, transitsatellite, dartcore, gravitycore, chaindredge, uniboom, airgun, sonobuoy, Burgairgun, 24channel, airgunmonitor, sidescansonar) of field activity L-8-80-AR in Arctic from 08/31/1980 to 09/20/1980
Chief Scientist Art Grantz
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Arctic, Arctic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-171.99014    -163.10323
Ports leave Nome, AK
arrive Nome, AK
Dates 08/31/1980 (JD 244) to 09/20/1980 (JD 264)
Analog Materials list
Art Grantz Chief Scientist
Darrell Klingman Watchstander
Dave Dinter Geophysicist
Dennis Mann Watchstander
Richard Heagney Ship Captain
Gordon Tanner Electronics Technician
Jim Saltzgaber Chief Engineer
Jim Wilkerson Chief Mate
Joe Edwards Mechanical Technician
Kaye Kinoshita Navigator
Larry Lawver Geophysicist, MIT
Lyn Smith Watchstander
Pat Baird Biologist, Fish-Wildlife
Paul Wenberg Mechanical Technician
Roy Fields Electronics Technician
Steve May Geophysicist
Susan Besser Dafe Curator
Tad Monroe Unspecified Investigator, State Dept
Terry Kelley Electronics Technician
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
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MCG Data Collection ID ---         L880AR
Institution Data Collection ID --- L880AR
NGDC ID ---                        06050038
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +72.00000,+64.00000,-172.00000,-163.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Art Grantz
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 09/01/80     LV NOME DELAYED START
Date field data collection ended ---   09/22/80     ARRIVE NOME (END OF TRIP
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      not surveyed
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      surveyed, contained in data file
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     06/02/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

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

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    23.8 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- 20/SECONDS
Assumed sound velocity ---                1463.0 m/sec
Bathymetric datum code ---
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            L&R S-53
Additional forms of gravity data ---   ANALOG RECORDS
General rate of gravity in file ---    1.0 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 ---                  (unspecified)
Ending land tie   ---                  968979.0   NOME, ALASKA

Seismic instrumentation --- 3.5KHZ,UNIBOOM,BURG AIRGUN,24 CHANNEL
Formats of seismic data --- RECORDER ROLLS (3.5)
Agena, W.F., Lee, M.W., and Hart, P.E., 2001, Reprocessing of multi-channel
seismic-reflection data collected in the Chukchi Sea., U.S. Geological Survey
Open-File Report 2001-330, URL:
Additional publication information at:

Grantz, Arthur, Mann, Dennis M., and May, Steven D., 1986, Multichannel 
data collected in 1980 in the eastern Chukchi Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
86-0405, 4 p., 1 sheet.URL:
Additional publication information available at:

Tolson, Ralph B., Grantz, Arthur, and Mann, Dennis M., 1987, Multichannel 
data from the southern Chukchi Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
87-0019, 7 p. URL:
Additional publication information available at:

Grantz, Arthur, Dinter, D.A., Hill, Edwin, and Chase, T.E., 1982, Map showing 
tracklines of high-resolution uniboom seismic-reflection profiles collected 
August 31 through September 21, 1980, in the Chukchi Sea, Alaska, 1 sheet, scale 
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 82-527, URL:
Additional publication pdf URL:
Got Help? For L-8-80-AR, 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 bath    
Gravity data 052.grav
Imagery data      
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data seis    
Times   052.times    

L-8-80-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
L-8-80-AR location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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