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Geophysical data of field activity 90001 (F-3-90-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 03/25/1990 to 04/08/1990

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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
Publication_Date: 20131029
Title:
Geophysical data of field activity 90001 (F-3-90-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 03/25/1990 to 04/08/1990
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/f-3-90-gm.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f390gm/html/f-3-90-gm.meta.html>
Online_Linkage: <http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1990/90001/index.html>

Description:
Abstract:
United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Bill Schwab, Dave Twichell. Geophysical data (sidescansonar, 3dot5khz, 4dot5khz, gravity, bottomtransponder, GPS, integratednavigation, RhoRho, tempsalinometer, expendablebatthermograph) of field activity 90001 (F-3-90-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 03/25/1990 to 04/08/1990, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f390gm/html/f-3-90-gm.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 -
sidescansonar Seamarc I side scan sonar
3dot5khz 3.5 khz bathymetry
4dot5khz 4.5 khz bathymetry
gravity
bottomtransponder acoustic bottom transponder
GPS GPS satellite
integratednavigation
RhoRho Loran-C Rho-Rho
tempsalinometer temperature/salinity/conductance gauges
expendablebatthermograph
Notes -
U. S. geological survey - atlantic marine geology
Publications -
F390GM Cruise Report exists at Woods Hole

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: 19900325
Ending_Date: 19900408

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -86.65010
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -82.44050
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 27.95590
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 26.12340

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: Bathymetry
Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography
Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic
Theme_Keyword: Marine Metering
Theme_Keyword: Temperature / Salinity / Conductance Gauges
Theme_Keyword: Experimental Bathymetry Thermograph

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: Florida EEZ
Place_Keyword: Gulf Coast
Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico
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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>


Data_Set_Credit:
Bill Schwab (Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole); Dave Twichell (Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole); John Cannon (Captain, J. Marr And Sons); Bill Danforth (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole); Barry Irwin (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole); Dave Lubinski (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole); Tom O'Brien (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole); Dave Mason (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole); N. Kenyon (Unspecified, IOS); T. Crook (Unspecified, WHOI-DSL); T. Dettweiler (Unspecified, US Navy); M. Williamson (Unspecified, IDSS); K. Redman (Unspecified, IDSS); N. Lesnikowski (Unspecified, IDSS); J. McDowell (Unspecified, IDSS); Lisa Bader (Unspecified, USGS Western Region); Michael Hamer (Unspecified, USGS Western Region); Larry Kooker (Unspecified, USGS Western Region)
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
Cross_Reference:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Online_Linkage: <http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1990/90001/index.html>
Other_Citation_Details: F390GM Cruise Report exists at Woods Hole




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 (f-3-90-gm.081)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
199003251906000    199003260442000
199003260448000    199003260918000
199003260924000    199003270734000
199003270826000    199003270912000
199003270928000    199003271008000
199003271028000    199003271522000
199003271528000    199003271720000
199003271754000    199003271944000
199003271954000    199003272030000
199003272104000    199003280658000
199003280850000    199003280954000
199003281016000    199003281342000
199003281352000    199003290200000
199003290210000    199003290214000
199003290224000    199003290238000
199003290248000    199003290450000
199003290500000    199003290624000
199003290638000    199004031628000
199004031636000    199004052000000
199004052018000    199004080158000
199004080204000    199004081034000
199004081048000    199004081100000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Gravity Data (f-3-90-gm.100_081)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
199003251914240    199003251935540
199003251953000    199003252004540
199003252011180    199003252032240
199003252046000    199003252110540
199003252116180    199003252143540
199003252159000    199003260057240
199003260102480    199003260124540
199003260139300    199003260430540
199003260448300    199003260849240
199003260854480    199003260904240
199003260925300    199003260931240
199003260942300    199003270057240
199003270112000    199003270723540
199003270827000    199003270855540
199003270928300    199003270951540
199003271028000    199003271709540
199003271758240    199003271832540
199003271845000    199003271918240
199003271925300    199003271932540
199003271955000    199003272029240
199003272058000    199003280535240
199003280544300    199003280642540
199003280852000    199003280900240
199003280920000    199003280941240
199003281016300    199003281031240
199003281043300    199003281331540
199003281350300    199003290218240
199003290249000    199004041738540
199004041749300    199004041914540
199004041928300    199004051952540
199004052003000    199004080253240
199004080258480    199004081100000
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.

04/23/90 EDM DRS$DATA:[F390GM.N.WORK]F390GM.081;1
DUA0:[DRS.PLT.NAVED]NAVED.EXE;13
Farnella ABC data

Process_Date: 19960205

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Gravity Data
10/31/1998  /lion/f/f390gm/grav/f-3-90-gm.100_081
/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

05/16/90 EDM DRS$DATA:[F390GM.G]FILE1.100;1
DUA0:[DATA.][F390GM.G]REFMT.EXE;
Raw gravity data from digital meter

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

04/23/90 EDM DRS$DATA:[F390GM.N.WORK]F390GM.081;1
DUA0:[DRS.PLT.NAVED]NAVED.EXE;13
Farnella ABC data

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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>



Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Gulf of Mexico
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 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257

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:
Gravity with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/grav.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Navigation with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data 90001 (F-3-90-GM) data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f390gm/html/f-3-90-gm.meta.html>

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: 0.3

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f390gm/html/f-3-90-gm.nav.html>

Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 1.1

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f390gm/html/f-3-90-gm.grav.html>

Fees: None



Metadata_Reference_Information:

Metadata_Date: 20131029

Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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