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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 F-8-89-NC in Northern
        California from 07/28/1989 to 08/02/1989
      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/f-8-89-nc.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f889nc/html/f-8-89-nc.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California.
      Chief Scientists: Herman Karl, Bill Schwab, John Chin.
      Geophysical data (10khz, 3dot5khz, sidescansonar,
      sidescansonar, gravity, magnetics, CTDmeter, Geoprobe,
      rangerange, GPS, integratednavigation, RhoRho,
      Sonatracktransducer, boxcore, guardbuoy) of field activity
      F-8-89-NC in Northern California from 07/28/1989 to
      08/02/1989,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f889nc/html/f-8-89-nc.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 -

      10khz                         10 khz bathymetry

      3dot5khz                      3.5 khz bathymetry

      sidescansonar                 Klein 100kHz

      sidescansonar                 AMS 12000kHz

      gravity                       shipboard gravity

      magnetics                     shipboard magnetics

      CTDmeter

      Geoprobe

      rangerange                    Del Norte

      GPS                           Trimble

      integratednavigation

      RhoRho

      Sonatracktransducer

      boxcore

      guardbuoy

      Publications -

      F889NC   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: 19890728
        Ending_Date: 19890802

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -123.56593
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.19303
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.95004
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.50559

  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 Metering
      Theme_Keyword: Instrument Packages
      Theme_Keyword: CTD Meter
      Theme_Keyword: Conductivity / Temperature / Depth (CDT) Meter
      Theme_Keyword: Geoprobe

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: CA
      Place_Keyword: Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary, CA
      Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Northern California
      Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
      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:
    Herman Karl (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region);
    Bill Schwab (Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole);
    John Cannan (Captain, J. Marr and Sons);
    John Chin (Co-chief Scientist, USGS Western Region);
    Robin Bouse (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole);
    Bill Danforth (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole);
    Jana DaSilva (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole);
    Tom O'Brien (Unspecified, USGS Woods Hole);
    Michael Hamer (Unspecified, USGS Western Region);
    Kaye Kinoshita (Unspecified, USGS Western Region);
    Larry Kooker (Unspecified, USGS Western Region);
    Mike Torresan (Unspecified, USGS Western Region);
    Hal Williams (Unspecified, USGS Western Region);
    Bob Elder (Unspecified, DSL WHOI);
    Tom Dettweiler (Unspecified, Meridian Sciences)

  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/
      Other_Citation_Details: F889NC   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-8-89-nc.055 [SINS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198907291730100    198907302335050
    >198907302341040    198907310347010
    >198907310357390    198907310442020
    >198907310651310    198907310700000
    >198907310707370    198907310714000
    >198907310726280    198907310727300
    >198907310739080    198907310743250
    >198907311008480    198907311406030
    >198907311414110    198907311422150
    >198907311438080    198907311438080
    >198907311452010    198907311507000
    >198907311554200    198907311634000
    >198907312017520    198907312246070
    >198907312303480    198907312323010
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Gravity Data (f-8-89-nc.160_055)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198907291747200    198907300944200
    >198907300956000    198907310232400
    >198907310250200    198907310320000
    >198907310331000    198907310400400
    >198907310414000    198907310442000
    >198907310449200    198907311742400
    >198907311751400    198907312129200
    >198907312142200    198907312323000
    >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.
        >
      Process_Date: 19960205

      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/f/f889nc/grav/f-8-89-nc.160_055
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >01/03/90 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F889NC.160;2
        >DUA0:[DRS.GRV]GRAVRED.EXE;4
        >SKIPNSAVED Free Air Anomaly data
        >
        >09/05/89 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F889NC.140;2
        >DUA0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;
        >Land tie data
        >S-53 gravity land ties calculated by Kaye Kinoshita
        >210/1744 - 968774.88
        >213/0154 - 968764.63
        >
        >11/02/89 EDM DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F889NC.101;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.GRV]VALIDGRAV.EXE;
        >Raw gravity data from digital meter
        >Farnella meter 53. This file has been TMECHKed with no errors found.
        >
        >01/03/90 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F889NC.070;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.FILT]FILTER.EXE;1
        >Eotvos/course/speed/distance data
        >
        >01/03/90 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F820SEC.070;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.NAV]EOTCSSP.EXE;1
        >Eotvos/course/speed/distance data
        >
        >01/03/90 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F820SEC.055;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;3
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >
        >01/03/90 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[F889NC.G]F8TIMES.055;1
        >DUA0:[DRS.DSMPL]METAMUCIL.EXE;
        >Integrated navigation (SINS) data
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >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: Northern California
  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

  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 

  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 F-8-89-NC 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/f/f889nc/html/f-8-89-nc.nav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 0.8

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f889nc/html/f-8-89-nc.grav.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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