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Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Geophysical data of field activity B-1-72-BS in Bering Sea,
        Alaska from 08/27/1972 to 09/17/1972
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/b-1-72-bs.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b172bs/html/b-1-72-bs.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California.
      Geophysical data (bathymetry, magnetics) of field activity
      B-1-72-BS in Bering Sea, Alaska from 08/27/1972 to
      09/17/1972,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b172bs/html/b-1-72-bs.meta.html.

    Purpose:
      These data and information are intended for science
      researchers, students from elementary through
      college, policy makers, and general public.

    Supplemental_Information:

      Equipment Used -

      bathymetry

      magnetics


      Similar information is available for thousands
      of other USGS/CMG-related Activities.

      If known, available are Activity-specific
      navigation, gravity, magnetics, bathymetry,
      seismic, and sampling data; track maps; and
      equipment information; as well as summary
      overviews, crew lists, and information
      about analog materials.

      If available, access to physical samples is
      described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution
      Policy" at:
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html

      Primary access to the USGS/CMG Information
      Bank's digital data, analog data, and
      metadata is provided through...
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/

      This page accomodates a variety of search
      approaches (e.g., by platform, by region,
      by scientist, by equipment type, etc.).

  Time_Period_of_Content:
    Time_Period_Information:
      Range_of_Dates/Times:
        Beginning_Date: 19720827
        Ending_Date: 19720917

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: 171.56030
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -168.20700
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 60.14500
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 52.08960

  Keywords:
    Theme:
      Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category
      Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation
      Theme_Keyword: oceans
    Theme:
      Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
      Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS
    Theme:
      Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Geophysics
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Magnetic Field
      Theme_Keyword: Magnetic Anomalies
      Theme_Keyword: Bathymetry
      Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
      Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: AK
      Place_Keyword: Alaska
      Place_Keyword: Bering Sea
      Place_Keyword: Bering Sea, Alaska
      Place_Keyword: USA


  Access_Constraints:
    Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

    If available, access to physical samples is described
    in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at:
    http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html

  Use_Constraints:
    Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as
    the source of this information.

    Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

    Some USGS information accessed through this means
    may be preliminary in nature and presented without
    the approval of the Director of the USGS.  This
    information is provided with the understanding
    that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete
    and conclusions drawn from such information are
    the responsibility of the user.

    This information is not intended for navigational
    purposes.

    Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for
    descriptive purposes only and does not imply
    endorsement by the U.S. Government.

  Point_of_Contact:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      Contact_Address:
        Address_Type: mailing and physical address
        Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
        City: Menlo Park
        State_or_Province: CA
        Postal_Code: 94025-3561
        Country: USA

      Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
      Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

      Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 



  Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
  Cross_Reference:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
      Publication_Date: Unknown
      Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank 
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)  Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/



Data_Quality_Information:

  Attribute_Accuracy:
    Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version.

  Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified

  Completeness_Report:
    Start and end date/times of data
    >Navigation Data (b-1-72-bs.051 [SINS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197208271407000    197208280438000
    >197208281404000    197208282213000
    >197208282224000    197208292313000
    >197208300831000    197208302333000
    >197208310625000    197209011415000
    >197209021804000    197209022052000
    >197209030352000    197209030804000
    >197209031529000    197209040607000
    >197209041324000    197209050435000
    >197209051247000    197209051724000
    >197209090901000    197209092151000
    >197209100443000    197209100549000
    >197209100601000    197209101540000
    >197209110003000    197209110215000
    >197209110405000    197209110811000
    >197209111329000    197209112307000
    >197209120701000    197209121420000
    >197209122235000    197209130643000
    >197209131205000    197209131942000
    >197209140426000    197209140438000
    >197209140456000    197209141057000
    >197209141857000    197209150104000
    >197209150529000    197209151242000
    >197209152108000    197209160859000
    >197209161418000    197209170121000
    >197209170558000    197209171120000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Magnetics Data (b-1-72-bs.222_051)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197208271407000    197208280438000
    >197208281404000    197208282213000
    >197208282224000    197208292313000
    >197208300831000    197208302333000
    >197208310625000    197209011415000
    >197209021804000    197209022052000
    >197209030352000    197209030804000
    >197209031529000    197209040607000
    >197209041324000    197209050435000
    >197209051247000    197209051724000
    >197209090901000    197209092151000
    >197209100443000    197209100549000
    >197209100601000    197209101540000
    >197209110003000    197209110215000
    >197209110405000    197209110811000
    >197209111329000    197209112307000
    >197209120701000    197209121420000
    >197209122235000    197209130643000
    >197209131205000    197209131942000
    >197209140426000    197209140438000
    >197209140456000    197209141057000
    >197209141857000    197209150104000
    >197209150529000    197209151242000
    >197209152108000    197209160859000
    >197209161418000    197209170121000
    >197209170558000    197209171120000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Bathymetry Data (b-1-72-bs.300_051)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197208271410000    197208272055000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST

  Positional_Accuracy:
    Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
      Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

    Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
      Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

  Lineage:

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Navigation Data
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/21/89 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[SHAWN.B172BS]B172BS.051;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >FROM COCHRANE
        >
        >Input was...
        >REDUCED MAGNETICS  BERING SEA  BENT-72-BS          LINES 201-211,301-313
        >2479 data records.
        >FORMAT FOR THIS FILE:
        >id,ih,im,is,it,lat,lon,res,obs,reg
        >t1,i3.3,t4,i2.2,t6,i2.2,t8,i2.2,t10,i1.1,t12,f9.5,t22,f10.5,n(1x,f7.1)
      Process_Date: 19951206

      Process_Contact:
        Contact_Information:
          Contact_Organization_Primary:
            Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
            Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

          Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

          Contact_Address:
            Address_Type: mailing and physical address
            Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
            City: Menlo Park
            State_or_Province: CA
            Postal_Code: 94025-3561
            Country: USA

          Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
          Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

          Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Magnetics Data
        >06/20/2012 carolyn b-1-72-bs.222_051
        >
        >Reprocessed using subroutines from Susan Macmillan's
        >IGRF SYNTHESIS PROGRAM 
        >with IGRF-11 coeffiecients integrated into the source code.
        >/infobank/programs/mag/magred1111/magred1111.for
        >Using geodetic coordinate system (Earth shape approximated by spheriod)
        >with altitude 0.0 km (for sea level).
        >
        >Input was...
        >10/31/1998  /lion/b/b172bs/mag/b-1-72-bs.221_051
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/21/89 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[SHAWN.B172BS]B172BS.221;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;
        >Edited magnetics data
        >FROM COCHRANE
        >renamed from B172BS.220
        >
        >REDUCED MAGNETICS  BERING SEA  BENT-72-BS          LINES 201-211,301-313
        >2479 data records.
        >FORMAT FOR THIS FILE:
        >id,ih,im,is,it,lat,lon,res,obs,reg
        >t1,i3.3,t4,i2.2,t6,i2.2,t8,i2.2,t10,i1.1,t12,f9.5,t22,f10.5,n(1x,f7.1)
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/21/89 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[SHAWN.B172BS]B172BS.051;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >FROM COCHRANE
        >
        >REDUCED MAGNETICS  BERING SEA  BENT-72-BS          LINES 201-211,301-313
        >2479 data records.
        >FORMAT FOR THIS FILE:
        >id,ih,im,is,it,lat,lon,res,obs,reg
        >t1,i3.3,t4,i2.2,t6,i2.2,t8,i2.2,t10,i1.1,t12,f9.5,t22,f10.5,n(1x,f7.1)
        >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
      Process_Date: 20120620

      Process_Contact:
        Contact_Information:
          Contact_Organization_Primary:
            Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
            Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

          Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

          Contact_Address:
            Address_Type: mailing and physical address
            Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
            City: Menlo Park
            State_or_Province: CA
            Postal_Code: 94025-3561
            Country: USA

          Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
          Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

          Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Bathymetry Data
        >10/31/1998  /lion/b/b172bs/bath/b-1-72-bs.300_051
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >04/30/86 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[BENT72BS]BENT72BS.300;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >was BNT31.DAT from Clint
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/21/89 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[SHAWN.B172BS]B172BS.051;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >FROM COCHRANE
        >
        >REDUCED MAGNETICS  BERING SEA  BENT-72-BS          LINES 201-211,301-313
        >2479 data records.
        >FORMAT FOR THIS FILE:
        >id,ih,im,is,it,lat,lon,res,obs,reg
        >t1,i3.3,t4,i2.2,t6,i2.2,t8,i2.2,t10,i1.1,t12,f9.5,t22,f10.5,n(1x,f7.1)
        >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
      Process_Date: 19981031

      Process_Contact:
        Contact_Information:
          Contact_Organization_Primary:
            Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
            Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

          Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

          Contact_Address:
            Address_Type: mailing and physical address
            Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
            City: Menlo Park
            State_or_Province: CA
            Postal_Code: 94025-3561
            Country: USA

          Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
          Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

          Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 


Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

  Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Bering Sea, Alaska
  Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point

  Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
    SDTS_Terms_Description:
      SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point


Spatial_Reference_Information:

  Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
    Geographic:
      Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001
      Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001
      Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees

    Geodetic_Model:
      Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1927
      Ellipsoid_Name: Clarke 1866
      Semi-major_Axis: 6378206.4
      Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 294.98

  Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
    Depth_System_Definition:
      Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface
      Depth_Resolution: 0.1
      Depth_Distance_Units: meters
      Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values


Entity_and_Attribute_Information:

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Bathymetry with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Magnetics with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Navigation with Time Stamp 


Distribution_Information:

  Distributor:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      Contact_Address:
        Address_Type: mailing and physical address
        Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
        City: Menlo Park
        State_or_Province: CA
        Postal_Code: 94025-3561
        Country: USA

      Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
      Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

      Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 

  Resource_Description: Downloadable Data B-1-72-BS data set 

  Distribution_Liability:
    Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as
    the source of this information.

    Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

    Some USGS information accessed through this means
    may be preliminary in nature and presented without
    the approval of the Director of the USGS.  This
    information is provided with the understanding
    that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete
    and conclusions drawn from such information are
    the responsibility of the user.

    This information is not intended for navigational
    purposes.

    Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for
    descriptive purposes only and does not imply
    endorsement by the U.S. Government.

  Standard_Order_Process:
    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 0.1

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b172bs/html/b-1-72-bs.nav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 0.2

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b172bs/html/b-1-72-bs.mag.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 0.1

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b172bs/html/b-1-72-bs.bath.html

    Fees: None


Metadata_Reference_Information:

  Metadata_Date: 20131029

  Metadata_Contact:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      Contact_Address:
        Address_Type: mailing and physical address
        Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
        City: Menlo Park
        State_or_Province: CA
        Postal_Code: 94025-3561
        Country: USA

      Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
      Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

      Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 

  Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata 

  Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 

  Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
  Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
  Metadata_Use_Constraints: none



      
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