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Also Known As POWLP2-85-CB
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia. Chief Scientist: Byron Ruppel. Geophysical data (bathymetry, gravity, meter32, meter41) of field activity POWLP2-85-CB (P-2-85-CB) in Caribbean from 03/01/1985 to 03/11/1985
Organization United States Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
Project/Theme Caribbean Seismic Profile Project for Defense Mapping Agency Gravity Program
Chief Scientist Byron Ruppel
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform John Wesley Powell
Area of Operation Caribbean, Caribbean Sea
Bounding Coordinates
-67.72860     -64.12356
Ports arrive Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico
leave Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico
Dates 03/01/1985 (JD 060) to 03/11/1985 (JD 070)
Analog Materials list
Byron Ruppel Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Dick Tagg Geologist, USGS Western Region
Jeff Stampfer Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Larry Kooker Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Terry Edgar Unspecified Investigator, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         P285CB
Institution Data Collection ID --- P285CB
NGDC ID ---                        06910013
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +19.00000,+17.00000, -68.00000, -64.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Byron Ruppel
Name of vessel ---                 Powell (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 03/01/85     LV NEWPORT, OREGON
Date field data collection ended ---   03/11/85     AR NEWPORT, OREGON
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     (unspecified)
   Magnetics:                      (unspecified)
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     08/15/88
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     (unspecified)
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    (unspecified)
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 ---    (unspecified)
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 ---    1.1 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 --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Cruise Report exists at Woods Hole
Got Help? For POWLP2-85-CB, 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, owner, project number, purpose, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata         WHSC
Bathymetry data        
Gravity data 078.grav
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml data
Navigation data nav      
Times   078.times      

POWLP2-85-CB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
POWLP2-85-CB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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