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ID S-7-79-WG
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California,United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientist: Terry Bruns. Geological and Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, magnetics, airgun, gravity, chaindredge, integratednavigation, transitsatellite, LoranC) of field activity S-7-79-WG in Western Gulf of Alaska from 07/20/1979 to 07/25/1979
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Chief Scientist Terry Bruns
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Sea Sounder
Area of Operation Western Gulf of Alaska
Bounding Coordinates
-166.50197    -153.35068
Ports leave Dutch Harbor, AK
arrive Kodiak, AK
Dates 07/20/1979 (JD 201) to 07/25/1979 (JD 206)
Analog Materials list
Andy Stevenson Geologist, USGS Western Region
Bill Schwab Geophysicist, USGS Woods Hole
Bob Wilson Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Frank Scherer Ship Captain
Gordon Pitt Chief Mate, USGS Western Region
Helen Gibbons Navigator, USGS Western Region
Jim Nicholson Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Jon Erickson Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Ken Johnson Navigator, USGS Western Region
Margaret Goud Navigator, USGS Western Region
Mike Underwood Geologist, USGS Western Region
Randy Koski Geologist, USGS Western Region
Ron Schmitz Electronics Technician
Scott Conard Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region
Terry Bruns Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Terry Edgar Geophysicist
Equipment Used
Information to be Derived
Bathymetry, seismic reflection profiles, magnetics, gravity, samples.
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         S779WG
Institution Data Collection ID --- S779WG
NGDC ID ---                        06110036
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +57.00000,+53.00000,-167.00000,-153.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Terry Bruns
Name of vessel ---                 Sea Sounder (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 07/20/79     LV DUTCH HARBOR, AK
Date field data collection ended ---   07/25/79     AR KODIAK, AK
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      (unspecified)
   Gravity:                        surveyed, contained in data file
   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 ---     (unspecified)
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            3.5 KHZ BATHY 12 KHZ BATHY
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    1.3 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 ---            SHIPBOARD MAGNETOMETER
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 ---    1.2 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)
Got Help? For S-7-79-WG, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, kms of navigation, national plan, notes, 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 011.grav
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   011.times    

S-7-79-WG location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-7-79-WG location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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