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Geophysical data of field activity 69004 (K-2-69-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 03/04/1969 to 03/24/1969

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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 69004 (K-2-69-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 03/04/1969 to 03/24/1969
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/k-2-69-gm.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k269gm/html/k-2-69-gm.meta.html>
Online_Linkage: <http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1969/69004/index.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientists: Louis Garrison, Robert H. Fedden. Geophysical data (sparker, magnetics, LoranA, navigation, sextant, LoranC, 3dot5khz, tempsalinometer, radar) of field activity 69004 (K-2-69-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 03/04/1969 to 03/24/1969, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k269gm/html/k-2-69-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 -
sparker Seismic Section Profiler (SSP) with 66-m long hydrostreamers consisting of 100 piezoelectric hydrophones
magnetics surface proton magnetometer
LoranA
navigation Omega
sextant
LoranC
3dot5khz EDO-Western model 240 A with a hull-mounted piezoelectric transducer
tempsalinometer
radar
Notes -
This is Leg C of Phase 1.
Publications -
Garrison, Louis E. and Martin, Ray G., Jr., 1973, Geologic structures
in the Gulf of Mexico Basin. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper
773, 85 p.

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: 19690304
Ending_Date: 19690324

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -96.64666
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.19000
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.23500
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 18.53000

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: 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:
Louis Garrison (Chief Scientist, USGS Corpus Christi); Robert H. Fedden (Chief Scientist, NVO); Henry Berryhill (Scientist, USGS); Harry Hill (Scientist, USGS Western Region); Jack Lee (Scientist, USGS Western Region); Mike Marlow (Scientist, USGS Western Region); Bob Patrick (Scientist, USGS Western Region); Dave Scholl (Scientist, USGS Western Region); Dick Tagg (Scientist, 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/1969/69004/index.html>
Other_Citation_Details:
Garrison, Louis E. and Martin, Ray G., Jr., 1973, Geologic structures in the Gulf of Mexico Basin. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 773, 85 p.



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 (k-2-69-gm.050 [SINS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
196903042030000    196903042100000
196903050000000    196903060100000
196903060120000    196903062205000
196903062230000    196903070040000
196903070100000    196903070100000
196903070140000    196903070945000
196903071000000    196903071515000
196903071540000    196903090305000
196903090325000    196903090340000
196903090400000    196903090415000
196903090455000    196903100130000
196903100145000    196903100415000
196903100430000    196903100430000
196903100500000    196903100720000
196903100800000    196903101905000
196903101920000    196903101920000
196903101940000    196903110710000
196903110730000    196903111700000
196903112100000    196903120110000
196903120125000    196903132335000
196903132350000    196903151600000
196903151615000    196903160600000
196903161400000    196903191640000
196903191655000    196903192330000
196903200000000    196903200005000
196903200030000    196903211710000
196903211725000    196903212330000
196903212350000    196903230500000
196903230515000    196903230540000
196903230555000    196903231630000
196903231645000    196903240400000
196903240600000    196903240600000
196903240800000    196903240800000
196903241000000    196903241000000
196903241100000    196903241100000
196903241200000    196903241200000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Bathymetry Data (k-2-69-gm.320_050)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
196903042035000    196903042100000
196903050000000    196903060045000
196903060055000    196903060100000
196903060120000    196903060140000
196903060150000    196903061450000
196903061500000    196903062005000
196903062015000    196903062115000
196903062125000    196903062205000
196903062230000    196903070040000
196903070140000    196903070945000
196903071000000    196903071515000
196903071540000    196903090305000
196903090325000    196903090340000
196903090400000    196903090400000
196903090410000    196903090415000
196903090455000    196903091700000
196903091710000    196903100120000
196903100130000    196903100130000
196903100145000    196903100240000
196903100250000    196903100415000
196903100430000    196903100430000
196903100500000    196903100500000
196903100510000    196903100650000
196903100700000    196903100720000
196903100810000    196903100900000
196903100910000    196903101905000
196903101920000    196903101920000
196903101940000    196903110710000
196903110730000    196903111700000
196903112100000    196903120110000
196903120125000    196903120145000
196903120155000    196903132335000
196903132350000    196903151030000
196903151040000    196903151310000
196903151320000    196903151450000
196903151500000    196903151550000
196903151615000    196903152225000
196903152235000    196903160600000
196903161400000    196903191435000
196903191445000    196903191640000
196903191655000    196903192330000
196903200000000    196903200005000
196903200030000    196903211710000
196903211725000    196903212330000
196903212350000    196903230500000
196903230515000    196903230540000
196903230555000    196903231630000
196903231645000    196903240400000
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
01/30/1998 clint k-14-69-gm.050
/bear/programs/ngdc/unrefngdc/unrefngdc
Integrated navigation (SINS) data
09/17/2001 mosier k-2-69-gm.050 created from k-14-69-gm.050

Process_Date: 20010917

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:
Bathymetry Data
10/31/1998  /tiger/k/k1469gm/bath/k-14-69-gm.320_050
/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
01/30/1998 clint k-14-69-gm.320
/bear/programs/ngdc/unrefngdc/unrefngdc
Edited bathymetry data with corrected depths

Input was...
01/30/1998 clint k-14-69-gm.050
/bear/programs/ngdc/unrefngdc/unrefngdc
Integrated navigation (SINS) data

09/17/2001 mosier k-2-69-gm.320_50 created from k-14-69-gm.320_50

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 20010917

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 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 <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/bath.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 69004 (K-2-69-GM) data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k269gm/html/k-2-69-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: 0.2

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k269gm/html/k-2-69-gm.nav.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/k/k269gm/html/k-2-69-gm.bath.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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