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ID L-8-84-SP
Abstract Chief Scientist: Tom Chase. Geophysical data (12khz, 3dot5khz, gravity, landtie, integratednavigation, transitsatellite, uniboom, airgun) of field activity L-8-84-SP in Southern Pacific from 07/19/1984 to 07/26/1984
Chief Scientist Tom Chase
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Southern Pacific, South Pacific Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
152.17114     171.40581
Ports leave Rabaul, New Britain, PN
arrive Majuro
Dates 07/19/1984 (JD 201) to 07/26/1984 (JD 208)
Analog Materials list
Al McClenaghan Ship Captain
Charles Hall Chief Engineer
Chris Poppe Chief Mate
Kaye Kinoshita Navigator
Michele Krup Watchstander, OTEC
Pat Wilde Geologist, OTEC
Tom Chase Chief Scientist
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         L884SP
Institution Data Collection ID --- L884SP
NGDC ID ---                        06050075
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          SOUTH PACIFIC / RABAUL TO MAJORO
Study region ---                    +8.00000, -5.00000,+152.00000,+172.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Tom Chase
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 07/19/84     LV RABAUL NEW BRITAIN PN
Date field data collection ended ---   07/26/84     AR MAJURO
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       surveyed, contained in data file
   Deep penetration seismics:      surveyed, contained in data file
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     08/05/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     NAV SATELLITE / INTEGRATED NAV
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            12 KHZ
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  ANALOG PAPER ROLLS
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.0 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 ---            SHIPBOURD MAGNETICS
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   ANALOG PAPER ROLLS
General rate of magnetics in file ---    1.0 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 ---            SHIPBOARD GRAVITY
Additional forms of gravity data ---   ANALOG PAPER ROLL
General rate of gravity in file ---    1.0 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 --- UNIBOOM/3.5KHZ BATHY/SINGLE CHANN AIRGUN
Formats of seismic data ---  ANALOG PAPER ROLLS
Got Help? For L-8-84-SP, 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.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Gravity data 071.grav
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Seismic data      
Times   071.times    

L-8-84-SP location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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