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ID L-9-78-HW
Abstract Chief Scientists: Bill Normark, Peter Lipman. Geological and Geophysical data (LoranC, miniranger, 3dot5khz, 12khz, gravity, sonobuoy, airgun, chaindredge, underwatercamera, gradiometer, dopplersonar, integratednavigation, transitsatellite, explosives) of field activity L-9-78-HW in Hawaii from 10/12/1978 to 10/19/1978
Chief Scientist Bill Normark
Peter Lipman
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Hawaii
Bounding Coordinates
-157.88020    -154.75000
Ports leave Honolulu, HI
arrive Kailua Bay, HI, LET OFF RUFF
leave Kailua Bay, HI
arrive Hilo, HI
Dates 10/12/1978 (JD 285) to 10/19/1978 (JD 292)
Analog Materials list
Bill Normark Chief Scientist
Bob Briggs Chief Engineer
Carrie Carpenter Navigator
Chris Gutmacher Dafe Curator
Dave Hill Geophysicist
Ernie Coleman Ship Captain
Gene Taylor Unspecified Investigator
Gordon Hess Geophysicist
Gordon Tanner Electronics Technician
Grant Lichtman Navigator
Jack Lee Electronics Technician
Jack Lockwood Geophysicist
Jay Zucca Geophysicist
Jeff Rupert Mechanical Technician
Jim Mackrow Chief Mate
Jim Moore Geologist
Jon Erickson Mechanical Technician
Paula Mackrow Navigator
Peter Lipman Chief Scientist
Terry Ruff Ship Captain
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
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MCG Data Collection ID ---         L978HW
Institution Data Collection ID --- L978HW
NGDC ID ---                        06050005
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          ? Lipman
Study region ---                   +22.00000,+18.00000,-158.00000,-154.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Bill Normark
Name of vessel ---                 Lee (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 10/12/78     LV HONOLULU
Date field data collection ended ---   10/19/78     ARRIVE HILO, HAWAII
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     05/30/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     LORAN-C HYPERBOLIC MODE SATELLITE NAVIGA
Position determination method ---  TION MINIRANGER

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    2.7 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 ---    2.3 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 ---    (unspecified)
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)
Normark, W.R., Moore, J.G., Lipman, P.W., and Young, J.D., 1979, Trackline 
chart, bathymetric and
seismic profiles acquired on R/V Lee cruise 9-78-HW, near Hawaii: U.S. 
Geological Survey Open-File
Report 79-972, 2 p.

Alpha, T.R., Morley, J.M., Gutmacher, C.E., and Austin, W.A., 1982, Oblique map of Loihi Seamount and Papa'u Landslide, Hawaii: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 82-0463, 1 sheet.

Chase, T.E., Miller, C.P., Seekins, B.A., Normark, William R., Gutmacher, C.E., Wilde, P., and Young, J.D., 1981, Topography of the southern Hawaiian Islands: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 81-0120, 3 sheets.

Normark, William R., Clague, David A., and Moore, James G., 1982, The next island: Natural History, v. 91, no. 12, p. 68-71.

Lipman, Peter W., Normark, William R., Moore, James G., Wilson, John B., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 1988, The giant submarine Alika debris slide, Mauna Loa, Hawaii, in Tilling, Robert I., ed., Special section on How volcanoes work; Part 2: Journal of Geophysical Research, B, Solid Earth and Planets, v. 93, no. 5, p. 4279-4299.

Moore, James G., Bryan, Wilfred B., Beeson, Melvin H., and Normark, William R., 1995, Giant blocks in the South Kona Landslide, Hawaii: Boulder, CO, Geology, v. 23, no. 2, p. 125-128.
Got Help? For L-9-78-HW, 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 grav    
Imagery data      
Magnetics data imag
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   050.times    

L-9-78-HW location map of where navigation 

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L-9-78-HW location map of where navigation 

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