Dataset Name

Iron Creek geophysics compilation

Bibliographic Reference

Burns, L.E., Geoterrex-Dighem, WGM, Inc., Emond, A.M., and Graham, G.R.C., 2014, Iron Creek airborne electromagnetic and magnetic geophysical survey data compilation: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Geophysical Report 2014-6.

Table of Contents

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Supplemental Information

 >Project specifications:
 > line km: 5042
 > data points: 834052
 > start date: 1997-08-06
 > end date: 1997-08-24
 > Specified Helicopter Terrain Clearance: 60 meters
 > Specified Sensor Terrain Clearance: 30 meters
 > Production Line Spacing: 400 meters
 > Tie Line Spacing: 4800 meters
 > Line direction: N 45 W
 > Coil orientations/frequencies/Tx-Rx separation:
 > coaxial 900 Hz 8.0 meters
 > coplanar 900 Hz 8.0 meters
 > coaxial 5500 Hz 8.0 meters
 > coplanar 7200 Hz 8.0 meters
 > coplanar 56,000 Hz 6.4 meters
 > Actual Frequencies (Hz):
 > August 6, 1997
 > Flight 1
 > coaxial 1070 Hz
 > coplanar 864 Hz
 > coaxial 6368 Hz
 > coplanar 7294 Hz
 > coplanar 55,951 Hz
 > August 6, 1997 - August 8, 1997
 > Flights 2-8
 > coaxial 1070 Hz
 > coplanar 888 Hz
 > coaxial 6368 Hz
 > coplanar 7294 Hz
 > coplanar 55,951 Hz
 > August 9, 1997 - August 24, 1997
 > Flights 9-48
 > coaxial 1070 Hz
 > coplanar 911 Hz
 > coaxial 6368 Hz
 > coplanar 7294 Hz
 > coplanar 55,951 Hz
 > Channels recorded:
 > 5 inphase channels
 > 5 quadrature channels
 > 2 monitor channels


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