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ID S-10-79-EG
Abstract Chief Scientists: Terry Bruns, George Plafker. Data (12khz, 3dot5khz, Digitrack, gravity, underwatercamera, LoranC, transitsatellite, dartcore, chaindredge, airgun) of field activity S-10-79-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 09/05/1979 to 09/20/1979
Chief Scientist Terry Bruns
George Plafker
Platform Sea Sounder
Area of Operation Eastern Gulf of Alaska
Bounding Coordinates
-152.51920    -139.01447
Ports leave Kodiak, AK
arrive Kodiak, AK
Dates 09/05/1979 (JD 248) to 09/20/1979 (JD 263)
Analog Materials list
Tom Atwood Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Glen Barker Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Paul Bates Chief Mate, USGS Western Region
Terry Bruns Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Scott Conard Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region
Warren Coonrad Geologist, USGS Western Region
Kirk Dixon Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Dave Gottfried Geologist, USGS Western Region
Sue Hunt Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region
Bill Levy Navigator, USGS Western Region
Paula Mackrow Navigator, USGS Western Region
Chris Olson Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Bob Patrick Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Vern Pilgrim Ship Captain, USGS Western Region
George Plafker Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Jeff Rupert Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
John Saladin Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Edith Stanley Navigator, USGS Western Region
Mark Wheeler Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
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MCG Data Collection ID ---         S1079EG
Institution Data Collection ID --- S1079EG
NGDC ID ---                        06110039
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          TERRY BRUNS
Study region ---                   +60.00000,+57.00000,-153.00000,-139.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Georg Plafker
Name of vessel ---                 Sea Sounder (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 09/05/79     DEPART KODIAK, ALASKA
Date field data collection ended ---   09/20/79     ARRIVE YAKUTAT, ALASKA
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      (unspecified)
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     06/09/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     LORAN C SATELLITE NAVIGATION
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            DIGITRACK 12 KHZ BATHYMETRY 3.5 KHZ 
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  YMETRY
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    2.5 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 ---            MAGNETOMER (SHIPBOARD) MAGNETICS WITH 
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   THY/NAV
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 ---    (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 --- 160 KJ SPARKER-7CAPS/BNK
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Got Help? For S-10-79-EG, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, 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 grav    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   010.times    

S-10-79-EG location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-10-79-EG location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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