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ID S-1-78-SC
Abstract Chief Scientist: Dave Cacchione. Geophysical data (12khz, 3dot5khz, underwatercamera, underwatertelevision, sidescansonar, Geoprobe, CTDmeter, Hydroproducts, instrumentmooring, transmissometer, integratednavigation, miniranger, transitsatellite, boxcore, Soutargrab, VanDornbottle, waterbucket, uniboom) of field activity S-1-78-SC in Southern California from 04/17/1978 to 04/29/1978
Chief Scientist Dave Cacchione
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Sea Sounder
Area of Operation Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
-119.06589    -117.91488
Ports leave Port Hueneme, CA
arrive USCG, Long Beach, CA
leave USCG, Long Beach, CA
arrive USCG, Long Beach, CA
Dates 04/17/1978 (JD 107) to 04/29/1978 (JD 119)
Analog Materials list
Brian Edwards Oceanographer, USGS Western Region
Carol Madison Navigator, USGS Western Region
Chuck Totman Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Dave Cacchione Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Dave Drake Oceanographer, USGS Western Region
Ed Clukey Watchstander, USGS Western Region
George Tate Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Herman Karl Oceanographer, USGS Western Region
J. Bassin Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Jim Nicholson Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Neal Barnes Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Pat Wiberg Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region
S. Thornton Watchstander, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
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MCG Data Collection ID ---         S178SC
Institution Data Collection ID --- S178SC
NGDC ID ---                        06110019
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          Dave Drake
Study region ---                   +34.00000,+33.00000,-120.00000,-117.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Dave Cacchione
Name of vessel ---                 Sea Sounder (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 04/17/78     LV PORT HUENEME
Date field data collection ended ---   04/30/78     AR USCG-LONG BEACH
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 ---     11/30/90
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

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

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            12 KHZ BATHYMETRY 3.5 KHZ BATHYMETRY
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    2.4 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- (unspecified)
Assumed sound velocity ---                1463.0 m/sec
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 ---    (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)
Drake, D.E., Cacchione, D.A., and Karl, H.A., 1985,
Bottom currents and sediment transport on San Pedro shelf, California:
Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 55, n. 1, p. 15-28.

Karl, H.A., Cacchione, D.A., and Drake, D.E. 1980, Erosion and transport of sediments and pollutants in the benthic boundary layer on the San Pedro shelf, southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-386, 99 p.,

Wolf, Stephen C., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 2004, Geologic and bathymetric reconnaissance overview of the San Pedro Shelf region, Southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1049, 7 sheets, scales range from 1:43,000 to 1:174,000,
Got Help? For S-1-78-SC, 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    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Sensors data sensors    
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   010.times    

S-1-78-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-1-78-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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