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Also Known As POWLP4-85-CB
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Byron Ruppel. Geophysical data (bathymetry, gravity, meter32, meter41) of field activity POWLP4-85-CB (P-4-85-CB) in Caribbean from 04/01/1985 to 04/08/1985
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
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
-68.41093     -64.36605
Ports leave Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico
arrive Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Dates 04/01/1985 (JD 091) to 04/08/1985 (JD 098)
Analog Materials list
Byron Ruppel Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Cecil Rey Chief Engineer
Gail Kineke Watchstander
Jeb Palmer Watchstander
Jeff Abbey Chief Mate
Jeff Stampfer Watchstander, USGS Western Region
John Winningham Ship Captain
Larry Kooker Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         P485CB
Institution Data Collection ID --- P485CB
NGDC ID ---                        06910015
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +20.00000,+17.00000, -69.00000, -64.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Byron Ruppel
Name of vessel ---                 Powell (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 04/01/85     (unspecified)
Date field data collection ended ---   04/08/85     (unspecified)
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 ---     08/16/88
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 POWLP4-85-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      

POWLP4-85-CB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
POWLP4-85-CB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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