Other ID: ASTR 73OCT
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): James M. Robb
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Uniboom survey.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1973-10-01
End Date: 1973-10-12
Equipment Used: Single channel hydrophone, Epsco LORAN-C , EG&G 234
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Lines 1-35 were collected during this cruise. Line 36 was run 2 Dec. 1974; Line 37 was run 3 Dec. 1974; Line 39 was run 19 June 1975. Man days at sea: 27 TOTAL, 22 USGS.
Staff: Raymond E. Hall, Charles J. O'Hara
L. Setlow (MA Div. of Mineral Res.)
Notes: See log for narratives.
Buzzards Bay, Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 41.5395||South: 41||West: -70.1255||East: -70|
Robb, J.M., and Oldale, Robert N., 1977, Preliminary geologic maps, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-889, 2 sheets, URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/mf889.
FAN 1973-005-FA has data viewable in the GeoMappApp/Virtual Ocean applications. To view this data in these applications go to http://www.geomapapp.org/ and http://www.virtualocean.org/. See the instructions for locating USGS data in these applications. You can also view the imagery created from the SEGY data at https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/images.php?cruise=1973-005-FA.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Epsco LORAN-C||---||Navigation||1973-005-FA-NL-001-01 ( Composite Cruise Log (pdf file) ASTERIAS-Buzzards Bay cruise log containing seismic and navigation entries from October 1-12, 1973(FA 73005); December 2-3,1974 (FA 74017); and June 19-30, 1975 (FA 75011).)|
|Single channel hydrophone||---||Air Gun / Water Gun|
Sub Bottom Profiler
|1973-005-FA-SE-002 ( microfilm of LINES 1,2,26,27,30-32)|
SEGY data ( )