Spectra Precision SP80

Description GNSS receiver uses Z-Blade technology to track and process all available GNSS signals.
Active? Yes
Manufacturer Spectra Precision
Model number SP-80
Data format RTCM 3.2, CMR
Device type Stationary > Measure > Positioning > Handheld GPS
Feature type
Name Instant Point
Description fixed x,y,t changing z - CTD,SVP,XBT, tide gauge, samples
Type point
Organization USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center (WHCMSC)
Data types
Navigation Location/Elevation (Profiles, Navigation, Benchmarks, LIDAR)

Usage of this device

Field activity Center Platforms Activity location and equipment usage description
2015-077-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2016-007-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore (CACO), Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 14062 Public CACO_UAS_GCPs Ground control point locations associated with images collected during unmanned aerial systems (UAS) flights over Coast Guard Beach, Nauset Spit, Nauset Inlet, and Nauset Marsh, Cape Cod National Seashore, Eastham, Massachusetts on 1 March 2016 (Text file and photos)
Dataset 38394 Public CACO_UAS_transect_points Independent transect point locations (coordinates only) associated with images collected during unmanned aerial systems (UAS) flights over Coast Guard Beach, Nauset Spit, Nauset Inlet, and Nauset Marsh, Cape Cod National Seashore, Eastham, Massachusetts on 1 March 2016 (Text file)
2016-010-FA WHCMSC Falmouth, MA
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38410 Public bb20160318_gcps Positions of temporary targets used as ground control points associated with UAS flights over Black Beach, Falmouth, Massachusetts on 18 March 2016 (text file)
Dataset 38408 Public bb20160318_transects Elevations surveyed at Black Beach, Falmouth, Massachusetts on 18 March 2016 (text file)
2016-013-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2016-030-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38291 Public 2016-030-FA_orthometric Comma separated value (CSV) text file of post-processed kinematic (PPK) data calculated from raw data logged on two Spectra Precision SP80 GNSS receivers during survey 2016-030-FA conducted offshore Sandwich Beach, MA by the U.S. Geological Survey in 2016
2016-043-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2016-047-FA WHCMSC Virginia and North Carolina coastline
2016-053-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2016-054-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2016-055-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-005-FA WHCMSC Sandwich, MA
2017-007-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-008-FA WHCMSC Sandwich, MA
2017-010-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-011-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-013-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-014-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-015-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore (CACO), Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-016-FA WHCMSC Virginia Coast
2017-026-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-027-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-028-FA WHCMSC West Falmouth Harbor, Massachusetts,United States
2017-029-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-033-FA WHCMSC Duck, NC, United States, Atlantic Ocean, Outer Banks
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38031 Public 2017-033-FA-LocationMaps Maps showing the division of the flight into areas and the flight path in each area in 5-minute segments
Dataset 38030 Public 2017-033-FA-ProcessedNav Processed navigation files, includes flightpath and photo locations (.csv)
2017-034-FA WHCMSC Duck, North Carolina, United States, Atlantic Ocean, Outer Banks,
2017-042-FA WHCMSC South shore of Lake Ontario, United States, New York
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38406 Public 2017042FA_BraddockBay_GCPs Ground control point and transect locations associated with images collected during unmanned aerial systems (UAS) flights over The Lake Ontario shoreline in the vicinity of Braddock Bay, New York in July 2017
Dataset 38456 Public 2017042FA_ChimneyBluffs_GCPs Ground control point and transect locations associated with images collected during unmanned aerial systems (UAS) flights over The Lake Ontario shoreline in the vicinity of Chimney Bluffs, New York in July 2017
Dataset 38466 Public 2017042FA_SodusBay_GCPs Ground control point and transect locations associated with images collected during unmanned aerial systems (UAS) flights over The Lake Ontario shoreline in the vicinity of Sodus Bay, New York in July 2017
2017-045-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2017-050-FA WHCMSC Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-055-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2017-060-FA WHCMSC Coast Guard Beach, Nauset Inlet, Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-061-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2017-062-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2017-063-FA WHCMSC Coast Guard Beach, Nauset Inlet, Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-064-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2017-065-FA WHCMSC Coast Guard Beach, Nauset Inlet, Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
2017-067-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2018-004-FA WHCMSC Sage Lot Pond, Waquoit MA
2018-015-FA WHCMSC Plum Island
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38448 Public 2018015FA_GCP_PlumIsland Ground control and transect points collected during unmanned aerial systems (UAS) flights: Plum Island Estuary and Parker River NWR (PIEPR), February 27th, 2018
2018-030-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2018-033-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2018-035-FA WHCMSC Delmarva Peninsula, Virginia Eastern Shore, Maryland, Assateague Island, United States
2018-036-FA WHCMSC Virginia Coast
2018-037-FA WHCMSC Great Marsh, Barnstable Ma
2018-041-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2018-044-FA WHCMSC Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY
2018-046-FA WHCMSC Sandy Neck, Great Marsh, Barnstable
2018-058-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-005-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-009-FA WHCMSC Parker River National Wildlife Refuge
2019-012-FA WHCMSC Plymouth MA, White Horse Beach
2019-013-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-015-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-020-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-026-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-029-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-030-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-035-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-039-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2019-040-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, United States
2020-015-FA WHCMSC Head of the Meadow beach, Truro, MA
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38652 Public 2020015FA_Truro_nav_CoastCamTargets Real-time kinematic (RTK) data from two Spectra Precision SP80 GNSS receivers to locate plywood targets and the CoastCams for use in calibration (CSV format).
Dataset 38651 Public 2020015FA_Truro_nav_transects Real-time kinematic (RTK) elevation data from two Spectra Precision SP80 GNSS receivers during survey 2020-015-FA on Head of the Meadow Beach (CSV, and point shapefile format).
2021-011-FA WHCMSC Woods Hole, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center, Quissett Campus, Massachusetts, United States
2021-014-FA WHCMSC Head of the Meadow Beach, Truro Cape Cod National Seashore, Barnstable County, MA, United States
2021-022-FA WHCMSC Marconi Beach, Wellfleet, Cape Cod National Seashore, Barnstable County, MA, United States
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38684 Public 2021022FA_Marconi_nav_transects Real-time kinematic (RTK) elevation data from two Spectra Precision SP80 GNSS receivers during survey 2021-022-FA on Marconi Beach (CSV and shapefile points and line shapefile of the transects.)
2021-029-FA WHCMSC Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge, Hatteras Island, North Carolina, United States, Atlantic Ocean
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 39241 Public DUNEX_PINWR_GCP Ground control points collected for Helikite operations at the Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge DUNEX Site, North Carolina in September and October 2021
Dataset 38694 Public Navigation GPS Data GPS data for reference marks, elevation survey data, ground control points taken with SP80 base and rover combination.
2021-031-FA WHCMSC USA, Massachusetts, Cape Cod, Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Truro, Head of the Meadow Beach, Marconi Beach
2021-035-FA WHCMSC Cape Hatteras National Seashore and Bodie Island Lighthouse
2022-014-FA WHCMSC Marconi Beach, Wellfleet, Cape Cod National Seashore, Barnstable County, MA, United States
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38780 Public Ground Control Points - Tarps XYZ of ground control points - combined with Aeropoint information into 2022014FA_Marconi_nav_GCPs.csv.
2022-015-FA WHCMSC Head of the Meadow Beach, Truro Cape Cod National Seashore, Barnstable County, MA, United States
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 39708 Public 2022015FA_Truro_navigation Ground control points at Head of the Meadow Beach, Truro on March 10, 2022
2022-034-FA WHCMSC Cape Lookout National Seashore, North Core Banks, Cateret County, North Carolina