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Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131101
      Title:
        Geophysical data of field activity L-2-82-NC in Off San
        Mateo, Northern California from 02/07/1982 to 02/12/1982
      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/l-2-82-nc.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-nc.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientists: Don Tompkins, Dennis Mann. Geophysical
      data (sonobuoy, 24channel, 3dot5khz, 12khz, magnetics,
      gravity, integratednavigation, RhoRho, transitsatellite) of
      field activity L-2-82-NC in Off San Mateo, Northern
      California from 02/07/1982 to 02/12/1982,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-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 -

      sonobuoy

      24channel                     24-channel seismic

      3dot5khz                      3.5 khz bathymetry

      12khz                         12 khz bathymetry

      magnetics

      gravity

      integratednavigation

      RhoRho

      transitsatellite


      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: 19820207
        Ending_Date: 19820212

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -123.48999
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.19482
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.83866
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 34.01516

  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
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: CA
      Place_Keyword: Central California EEZ
      Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Northern California
      Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Off San Mateo, Northern California
      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:
    Aaron Dunwald (Chief Engineer);
    Allen Adams (Watchstander);
    Barb Blubaugh (Navigator);
    Beckie Larsen (Navigator);
    Dave Melendrez (Chief Mate);
    Dave Hogg (Electronics Technician);
    Don Tompkins (Chief Scientist);
    Dennis Mann (Chief Scientist);
    Gordon Goodfellow (Watchstander);
    Greg Smith (Geophysicist);
    Hal Williams (Mechanical Technician);
    Joe Edwards (Mechanical Technician);
    Kaye Kinoshita (Dafe Curator);
    Kevin O'Toole (Mechanical Technician);
    Rick Viall (Electronics Technician);
    Roy Fields (Electronics Technician);
    Suzy Cloyd (Navigator);
    Terry Kelley (Electronics Technician);
    Terry Ruff (Ship Captain)

  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/



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 (l-2-82-nc.053 [SINS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198202072155000    198202111641220
    >198202111649070    198202111738190
    >198202111747330    198202121645000
    >198202121715000    198202121715000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Gravity Data (l-2-82-nc.151_053)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198202080106420    198202080132420
    >198202080145420    198202081431420
    >198202081454420    198202081746420
    >198202081802420    198202082100000
    >198202082138420    198202090410420
    >198202090443000    198202090755000
    >198202090813000    198202091442180
    >198202091501180    198202091513180
    >198202091531180    198202091602180
    >198202091629180    198202091819180
    >198202091831180    198202092044180
    >198202092301180    198202100433180
    >198202100454180    198202100855180
    >198202100904180    198202100948180
    >198202101016180    198202101650420
    >198202101717420    198202101750420
    >198202101837420    198202110250540
    >198202110347420    198202111533180
    >198202111620180    198202111633180
    >198202111647180    198202112311180
    >198202112323180    198202120855420
    >198202120912420    198202121018420
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Magnetics Data (l-2-82-nc.220_053)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198202090116000    198202090420560
    >198202090427000    198202090615560
    >198202101853200    198202111601560
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Bathymetry Data (l-2-82-nc.330_053)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198202081724400    198202081726400
    >198202081733400    198202090420440
    >198202090427000    198202090739000
    >198202101113200    198202111608200
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Seismic Shots Data (l-2-82-nc.410_053)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198202090111110    198202090418460
    >198202090441420    198202090601190
    >198202101150540    198202101653540
    >198202101816160    198202111556400
    >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.
        >
        >05/08/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]NEW.053;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        > Original filename is l282nc.sinsg1._ from VAM345
        >
      Process_Date: 19960119

      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  /tiger/l/l282nc/grav/l-2-82-nc.151_053
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >08/06/85 BARB DRS$DATA:[L282NC.G]L282NC.151;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/08/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]NEW.053;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        > Original filename is l282nc.sinsg1._ from VAM345
        >
        >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 

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Magnetics Data
        >06/20/2012 carolyn l-2-82-nc.220_053
        >
        >Reprocessed using subroutines from Susan Macmillan's
        >IGRF SYNTHESIS PROGRAM 
        >with IGRF-11 coeffiecients integrated into the source code.
        >/infobank/programs/mag/magred11/magred11.for
        >Using geodetic coordinate system (Earth shape approximated by spheriod)
        >with altitude 0.0 km (for sea level).
        >
        >Input was...
        >10/31/1998  /tiger/l/l282nc/mag/l-2-82-nc.200_053
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >11/21/85 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[L282NC.M]L282NC.200;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        >was L282NC._.MAGSB1       on TAM345
        >was L282NC220.DAT         on VAM345
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/08/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]NEW.053;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        > Original filename is l282nc.sinsg1._ from VAM345
        >
        >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) , 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:
        Bathymetry Data
        >10/31/1998  /tiger/l/l282nc/bath/l-2-82-nc.330_053
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >06/10/85 BECKIE USR$DISK:[DRS.DATA.L282NC.B]L282NC.330;
        >DRA1:[DRS.BAT]BATRED.EXE;1
        >This file is one-minute digitrack bathy (M). Two-way
        >travel time was calculated useing 1500M/sec as speed
        >of sound in water.
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >05/08/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]NEW.053;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        > Original filename is l282nc.sinsg1._ from VAM345
        >
        >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: Off San Mateo, 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

    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 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Gravity with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Magnetics with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Navigation with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Seismic Shots 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 L-2-82-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/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-nc.nav.html

    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/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-nc.grav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 1.4

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-nc.mag.html

    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/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-nc.bath.html

    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/l/l282nc/html/l-2-82-nc.seis.html

    Fees: None


Metadata_Reference_Information:

  Metadata_Date: 20131101

  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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