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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 C-10-68-NP in Kodiak,
        Alaska to Honolulu, Hawaii from 09/10/1968 to 09/25/1968
      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/c-10-68-np.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/c/c1068np/html/c-10-68-np.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory. Chief Scientist: J. Ewing.
      Geophysical data (magnetics, gravity, airgun, 3dot5khz,
      12khz) of field activity C-10-68-NP in Kodiak, Alaska to
      Honolulu, Hawaii from 09/10/1968 to 09/25/1968,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/c/c1068np/html/c-10-68-np.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 -

      magnetics                     l-DGO Mfg Proton-Precession magnetometer

      gravity                       Anschutz Electrictable, Askania GSS2-6 gravity

      airgun                        l-DGO 25cu-in-airgun

      3dot5khz                      3.5 khz wide beam bathymetry

      12khz                         12 khz wide beam bathymetry

      Notes -

      Lamont-Doherty

      


      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: 19680910
        Ending_Date: 19680925

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -159.07860
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -152.19031
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 57.29420
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 21.19350

  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 Gravity Field
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Magnetic Field
      Theme_Keyword: Magnetic Anomalies
MAKE MODIFICATIONS ONLY BELOW THIS LINE ***
Place:
  Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
  Place_Keyword: Kodiak, Alaska to Honolulu, Hawaii
  Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
  Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean


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 


Data_Set_Credit: J. Ewing (Chief Scientist)

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
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    >196809232300000    196809241312000
    >196809241603000    196809250842000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Gravity Data (c-10-68-np.160_050)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >196809100100000    196809100908000
    >196809100930000    196809101345000
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    >196809250715000    196809250830000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Magnetics Data (c-10-68-np.220_050)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
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    >196809101520000    196809102230000
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    >196809232330000    196809241248000
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    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Bathymetry Data (c-10-68-np.300_050)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >196809100033000    196809101800000
    >196809101806000    196809102239000
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    >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.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.050;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
      Process_Date: 19960119

      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:
        Gravity Data
        >10/31/1998  /lion/c/c1068np/grav/c-10-68-np.160_050
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.160;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.050;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
        >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 

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Magnetics Data
        >06/20/2012 carolyn c-10-68-np.220_050
        >
        >Reprocessed using subroutines from Susan Macmillan's
        >IGRF SYNTHESIS PROGRAM 
        >with IGRF-11 coeffiecients integrated into the source code.
        >/infobank/programs/mag/magred11/magred11.for
        >Using geodetic coordinate system (Earth shape approximated by spheriod)
        >with altitude 0.0 km (for sea level).
        >
        >Input was...
        >10/31/1998  /lion/c/c1068np/mag/c-10-68-np.200_050
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.200;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.050;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
        >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/c/c1068np/bath/c-10-68-np.300_050
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.300;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/06/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.C1068BS]C1068BS.050;
        >DRB0:[CLINT]80COL.EXE;
        >from c1210.dat
        >
        >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: Kodiak, Alaska to Honolulu, Hawaii
  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: Gravity 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 C-10-68-NP 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: 0.2

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/c/c1068np/html/c-10-68-np.nav.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/c/c1068np/html/c-10-68-np.grav.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/c/c1068np/html/c-10-68-np.mag.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 0.3

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/c/c1068np/html/c-10-68-np.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
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