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Geophysical data of field activity K-2-76-NP in Midway to Honolulu, Northern Pacific from 08/06/1976 to 09/03/1976

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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 K-2-76-NP in Midway to Honolulu, Northern Pacific from 08/06/1976 to 09/03/1976
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-2-76-np.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k276np/html/k-2-76-np.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientist: D. Hussong. Geophysical data (transitsatellite, 3dot5khz, magnetics, gravity, airgun, expendablebatthermograph) of field activity K-2-76-NP in Midway to Honolulu, Northern Pacific from 08/06/1976 to 09/03/1976, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k276np/html/k-2-76-np.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 -
transitsatellite
3dot5khz 3.5 khz bathymetry
magnetics Geometrics magnetometer
gravity Lacoste Romberg s-33 gravity
airgun 300 cu. in. airgun
expendablebatthermograph xbt gauge
Notes -
Hawaii Institute of Geophysics
<http://www.pgd.hawaii.edu/>

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: 19760806
Ending_Date: 19760903

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: 168.72543
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -157.57326
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 34.43639
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 21.22409

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 Magnetic Field
Theme_Keyword: Magnetic Anomalies
Theme_Keyword: Bathymetry
Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: Midway to Honolulu, Northern Pacific
Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Western Pacific Ocean


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:
D. Hussong (Chief Scientist)
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/>




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-2-76-np.051 [SINS])
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197608062240000    197608090245009
197608090252000    197608090252000
197608090300000    197608090300000
197608090315000    197608090315000
197608090329590    197608090329590
197608090344580    197608090344580
197608090400000    197608090400000
197608090414520    197608110020199
197608110030000    197608160045029
197608160059000    197608200018069
197608200025019    197608230747249
197608230759590    197608230806139
197608230812530    197609032014000
197609032024000    197609032024000
197609032056000    197609032056000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Gravity Data (k-2-76-np.160_051)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197608062242000    197608070004000
197608070010000    197608072104000
197608072111000    197608090243000
197608090416000    197608110008000
197608110039000    197608110339000
197608110347000    197608120843000
197608120850000    197608130055000
197608130102000    197608140424000
197608140430000    197608150637000
197608150649000    197608160029000
197608160037000    197608160042000
197608160059000    197608190337000
197608190343000    197608200014000
197608200029000    197608230742000
197608230814000    197608301936000
197608301944000    197608310842000
197608310849000    197609011232000
197609011238000    197609032014000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Magnetics Data (k-2-76-np.221_051)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197608070012000    197608072108000
197608072114000    197608090215000
197608090433000    197608101143000
197608101152000    197608101506000
197608102041000    197608102323000
197608102332000    197608110011000
197608110041000    197608110342000
197608110349000    197608110436000
197608110800000    197608120846000
197608120852000    197608121639000
197608121735000    197608130058000
197608130104000    197608142018000
197608142138000    197608150135000
197608150354000    197608150643000
197608150651000    197608160033000
197608160039000    197608160045000
197608160101000    197608180111000
197608180910000    197608181625000
197608181952000    197608190339000
197608190345000    197608200018000
197608200032000    197608220835000
197608221129000    197608230314000
197608230648000    197608230745000
197608230816000    197608250008000
197608250416000    197608252204000
197608260222000    197608271046000
197608271422000    197608280038000
197608280340000    197608280355000
197608280448000    197608300549000
197608300849000    197609010005000
197609010211000    197609010949000
197609011144000    197609020551000
197609020938000    197609030010000
197609030140000    197609030430000
197609030609000    197609031809000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Bathymetry Data (k-2-76-np.320_051)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197608062334289    197609011112069
197609011141590    197609031807249
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
/infobank/k/k276np/nav/k-2-76-np.051
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal-spatial data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3
3456789012345678901234567890123456

Process_Date: 20081119

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
11/19/2008 carolyn k-2-76-np.160_051
/infobank/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
/infobank/k/k276np/grav/k-2-76-np.160
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3         4         5
345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890

Input was...
/infobank/k/k276np/nav/k-2-76-np.051
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal-spatial data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3
3456789012345678901234567890123456

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 20081119

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:
Magnetics Data
06/20/2012 carolyn k-2-76-np.221_051

Reprocessed using subroutines from Susan Macmillan's
IGRF SYNTHESIS PROGRAM <http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/IAGA/vmod/igrf11.f>
with IGRF-11 coeffiecients integrated into the source code.
/infobank/programs/mag/magred1111/magred1111.for
Using geodetic coordinate system (Earth shape approximated by spheriod)
with altitude 0.0 km (for sea level).

Input was...
11/19/2008 carolyn k-2-76-np.220_051
/infobank/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

/infobank/k/k276np/mag/k-2-76-np.220
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3         4         5
345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890

/infobank/k/k276np/nav/k-2-76-np.051
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal-spatial data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3
3456789012345678901234567890123456

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 20120620

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
11/19/2008 carolyn k-2-76-np.320_051
/infobank/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
/infobank/k/k276np/bath/k-2-76-np.320
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3
3456789012345678901234567890123456

Input was...
/infobank/k/k276np/nav/k-2-76-np.051
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal-spatial data
extracted from NGDC MGD77 data for 76080601 and reformatted with mgd772daps
       1         2         3
3456789012345678901234567890123456

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 20081119

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: Midway to Honolulu, Northern Pacific
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:
Gravity with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/grav.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Magnetics with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/mag.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 K-2-76-NP data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k276np/html/k-2-76-np.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:
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File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 4.9

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k276np/html/k-2-76-np.nav.html>

Digital_Form:
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File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 2.9

Digital_Transfer_Option:
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Computer_Contact_Information:
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Network_Resource_Name:
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Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 2.2

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
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Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 0.5

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/k/k276np/html/k-2-76-np.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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