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Geophysical data of field activity F-8-89-NC in Northern California from 07/28/1989 to 08/02/1989

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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 F-8-89-NC in Northern California from 07/28/1989 to 08/02/1989
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-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) <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:
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) <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/>
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) <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/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) <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: 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 <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 F-8-89-NC data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f889nc/html/f-8-89-nc.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: 0.1

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) <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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