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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:
        Geological and Geophysical data of field activity D-1-79-EG
        in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 05/24/1979 to 06/01/1979
      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/d-1-79-eg.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d179eg/html/d-1-79-eg.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California.
      Chief Scientists: Mark Wheeler, Bruce Molnia. Geological and
      Geophysical data (3dot5khz, Shipekgrab) of field activity
      D-1-79-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 05/24/1979 to
      06/01/1979,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d179eg/html/d-1-79-eg.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 -

      3dot5khz                      3.5 khz bathymetry

      Shipekgrab


      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: 19790524
        Ending_Date: 19790601

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -142.00000
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -135.00000
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 60.00000
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 57.25000

  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: Bathymetry
      Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
      Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: AK
      Place_Keyword: Eastern Gulf of 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 


  Data_Set_Credit:
    Mark Wheeler (Chief Scientist);
    Bruce Molnia (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region)

  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 (d-1-79-eg.051 [SINS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197905251000000    197905301211000
    >197905301253000    197905301443000
    >197905301532000    197905301701000
    >197905301745000    197905301820000
    >197905301901000    197905301901000
    >197905301945000    197905310931000
    >197905311015000    197905311030000
    >197905311127000    197905311127000
    >197905311323000    197905311323000
    >197905311945000    197906011350000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Bathymetry Data (d-1-79-eg.305_051)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197905251000000    197905251145000
    >197905251230000    197905251305000
    >197905251350000    197905251425000
    >197905251525000    197905251605000
    >197905251645000    197905251725000
    >197905251805000    197905251910000
    >197905251950000    197905252020000
    >197905252100000    197905252115000
    >197905252130000    197905252145000
    >197905252210000    197905252230000
    >197905252300000    197905252310000
    >197905252335000    197905252340000
    >197905260000000    197905260015000
    >197905260040000    197905260135000
    >197905260220000    197905260225000
    >197905260250000    197905260305000
    >197905260335000    197905260350000
    >197905260420000    197905260425000
    >197905260510000    197905260635000
    >197905260745000    197905260750000
    >197905260835000    197905260855000
    >197905260935000    197905261000000
    >197905261035000    197905261125000
    >197905261155000    197905261250000
    >197905261325000    197905261710000
    >197905261830000    197905261850000
    >197905261925000    197905261950000
    >197905262015000    197905262045000
    >197905262120000    197905262145000
    >197905262210000    197905262245000
    >197905262330000    197905270005000
    >197905270100000    197905270115000
    >197905270125000    197905270130000
    >197905270750000    197905270810000
    >197905270945000    197905271015000
    >197905271055000    197905271115000
    >197905271155000    197905271215000
    >197905271255000    197905271330000
    >197905271400000    197905271425000
    >197905271455000    197905271515000
    >197905271540000    197905271605000
    >197905271645000    197905271700000
    >197905271730000    197905271835000
    >197905271930000    197905271945000
    >197905272045000    197905272115000
    >197905272155000    197905272215000
    >197905272245000    197905272305000
    >197905272345000    197905280005000
    >197905280045000    197905280100000
    >197905280140000    197905280215000
    >197905280255000    197905280315000
    >197905280410000    197905280420000
    >197905280505000    197905280540000
    >197905280635000    197905280655000
    >197905280750000    197905280815000
    >197905280900000    197905280930000
    >197905281030000    197905281050000
    >197905281100000    197905281105000
    >197905281235000    197905281305000
    >197905281425000    197905281500000
    >197905281630000    197905281655000
    >197905281840000    197905281900000
    >197905281945000    197905282020000
    >197905282050000    197905282115000
    >197905282150000    197905282220000
    >197905282250000    197905282320000
    >197905282350000    197905290020000
    >197905290050000    197905290130000
    >197905290210000    197905290235000
    >197905290305000    197905290400000
    >197905290430000    197905290500000
    >197905290530000    197905290600000
    >197905290650000    197905290740000
    >197905290820000    197905290840000
    >197905290920000    197905290945000
    >197905291320000    197905291405000
    >197905291530000    197905291555000
    >197905291715000    197905291735000
    >197905291820000    197905291850000
    >197905291925000    197905292000000
    >197905292105000    197905292125000
    >197905292200000    197905292235000
    >197905292305000    197905292345000
    >197905300020000    197905300050000
    >197905300125000    197905300150000
    >197905300230000    197905300305000
    >197905300340000    197905300450000
    >197905300530000    197905300610000
    >197905300655000    197905300720000
    >197905300825000    197905300900000
    >197905300945000    197905301030000
    >197905301115000    197905301150000
    >197905301200000    197905301200000
    >197905301210000    197905301210000
    >197905301330000    197905301415000
    >197905301535000    197905301625000
    >197905301745000    197905301820000
    >197905301945000    197905302025000
    >197905302055000    197905302125000
    >197905302205000    197905302235000
    >197905302320000    197905302345000
    >197905310025000    197905310055000
    >197905310140000    197905310235000
    >197905310330000    197905310415000
    >197905310520000    197905310545000
    >197905310650000    197905310715000
    >197905310800000    197905310830000
    >197905310850000    197905310855000
    >197905311945000    197906010100000
    >197906010110000    197906010430000
    >197906010500000    197906010535000
    >197906010555000    197906010645000
    >197906010705000    197906010945000
    >197906010955000    197906011345000
    >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
        >04/08/96 CLINT MOG$DUB3:[PMG.CLINT.SHARK]D-1-79-EG.051;1
        >MOG$DUB0:[PROGRAMS.REFMT]VMS2UNIX.EXE;1
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >
        >Input was...
        >01/06/86 KAYE DISK$USERDISK:[KAYE.MISCLEE]D179EG.050;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >Original filename d179eg.nav.
        >
      Process_Date: 19960408

      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/d/d179eg/bath/d-1-79-eg.305_051
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >04/08/96 CLINT MOG$DUB3:[PMG.CLINT.SHARK]D-1-79-EG.305;1
        >MOG$DUB0:[PROGRAMS.REFMT]VMS2UNIX.EXE;1
        >Raw depth (bathymetry) data
        >
        >02/24/86 BECKIE DISK$USERDISK:[CLINT.BECKIE]D179EG.305;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >I don not know how this file was generated; perhaps
        >NOAA provided the bathymetry.
        >
        >Input was...
        >04/08/96 CLINT MOG$DUB3:[PMG.CLINT.SHARK]D-1-79-EG.051;1
        >MOG$DUB0:[PROGRAMS.REFMT]VMS2UNIX.EXE;1
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >
        >01/06/86 KAYE DISK$USERDISK:[KAYE.MISCLEE]D179EG.050;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >Original filename d179eg.nav.
        >
        >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: Eastern Gulf of 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: Navigation with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Samples with Time Stamp 
    Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation:
      "time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs"
      >Mnemonic:       "(Year, DayOfYear, UTCHour, Min, Sec, Tenths, Lat, Long, ActivityID, EquipmentType, Depth, DepthUnits, Line, Station, Roll, Comments)  [DAPS]"
      >FORTRAN format: "(Year, DayOfYear, UTCHour, Min, Sec, Tenths, Hundredths, Lat, Long, ActivityID, EquipmentType, Depth, DepthUnits, Line, Station, Roll, Comments) [DAPX]"
      >C format:       "(i4.4, i3.3, 3i2.2, i1.1, t16, f9.5, t26, f10.5, t37, a, t45, a24, t70, f6.1, t78, a1, t80, a9, t90, a9, t100, a9, t110, a)  [DAPS]"
      >Naming:         .onoff.GRAV_EQUIPMENT_TYPE


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 D-1-79-EG 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: 0.0

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d179eg/html/d-1-79-eg.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/d/d179eg/html/d-1-79-eg.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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