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ID S-3-77-BS
Abstract Chief Scientist: Alan Cooper. Geological and Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, Digitrack, gravity, magnetics, heatflow, tempsalinometer, integratednavigation, RhoRho, transitsatellite, airgun, sparker, gravitycore) of field activity S-3-77-BS in Bering Sea, Alaska from 06/19/1977 to 07/04/1977
Chief Scientist Alan Cooper
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Sea Sounder
Area of Operation Bering Sea, Alaska, Bering Sea
Bounding Coordinates
174.58138    -152.03720
Ports leave Kodiak, AK
arrive Nome, AK
Dates 06/19/1977 (JD 170) to 07/04/1977 (JD 185)
Analog Materials list
Alan Cooper Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Al McClenaghan Ship Captain
Bob Patrick Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Carrie Carpenter Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region
Curley Winebrenner Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Dave Scholl Geologist, USGS Western Region
George Redden Geochemist
Howard Shephard Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region
Jackie Miller Navigator, USGS Western Region
Jim Chan Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Jim Joyce Geologist, USGS Western Region
Jon Childs Geophysicist, USGS Western Region
Ornulf Johannessen Chief Mate
Paula Shryock Navigator, USGS Western Region
Rich Garlow Navigator, USGS Western Region
Roland Brady Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Vaughn Marshall Geophysicist
Equipment Used
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         S377BS
Institution Data Collection ID --- S377BS
NGDC ID ---                        06110015
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +65.00000,+54.00000,+174.00000,-152.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Alan Cooper
Name of vessel ---                 Sea Sounder (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 06/19/77     LV KODIAK, AK
Date field data collection ended ---   07/04/77     ARRIVE NOME, AK
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     05/21/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     LORAN C RHO-RHO & HYPER INTEGRATED NAVIG
Position determination method ---  ATION MAGNAVOX SAT NAV SYSTEM

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            DIGITIZED 12KHZ  ON MABN 12 KHZ 
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  RY 3.5 KHZ BATHYMETRY
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.2 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 ---            MAGNETOMETER
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of magnetics in file ---    1.2 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 ---    1.2 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 --- 160 KJ SPARKER
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Cooper, A.K., Marshall, B.V., and Childs, J.R., 1978, Heat flow data for the 
Bering Sea basin:
U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1100, p. 155.

Marshall, B.V., Cooper, A.K., and Childs, J.R., 1978, Recent heat flow measurements in the Aleutian Basin, Bering Sea: American Geophysical Union Eos, Transactions, v. 59, no. 4, p. 384.

Cooper, Alan K., 1978, Heat flow and organic gas measurements from the Aleutian Basin, Bering Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0772-B, p. B92-B94.
Got Help? For S-3-77-BS, 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    
Magnetics data mag    
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Sensors data sensors    
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   010.times    

S-3-77-BS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-3-77-BS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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