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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 L-5-77-EG in Eastern Gulf
        of Alaska from 06/04/1977 to 06/09/1977
      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-5-77-eg.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l577eg/html/l-5-77-eg.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientist: Parke Snavely. Geophysical data
      (transitsatellite, bathgravnav, bathnav, gravity,
      gradiometer, uniboom, 24channel, airgunmonitor, sonobuoy) of
      field activity L-5-77-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from
      06/04/1977 to 06/09/1977,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l577eg/html/l-5-77-eg.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

      bathgravnav

      bathnav

      gravity

      gradiometer

      uniboom

      24channel

      airgunmonitor

      sonobuoy


      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: 19770604
        Ending_Date: 19770609

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -135.76193
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -124.99455
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 54.97239
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 48.61677

  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: AK
      Place_Keyword: Canada
      Place_Keyword: Eastern Gulf of Alaska
      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: Parke Snavely (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region)

  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-5-77-eg.010 [DRS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197706040434400    197706040917000
    >197706040923400    197706041658100
    >197706041706100    197706042240400
    >197706042247000    197706050032400
    >197706050042000    197706050426100
    >197706050432200    197706050725100
    >197706050753500    197706051531300
    >197706051541500    197706051742500
    >197706051756100    197706060604200
    >197706060614000    197706060626100
    >197706060640300    197706060640300
    >197706060655180    197706060655180
    >197706060710180    197706060710180
    >197706060725180    197706060725180
    >197706060740180    197706060740180
    >197706060756180    197706060756180
    >197706060811180    197706060811180
    >197706060826180    197706060826180
    >197706060841180    197706060841180
    >197706060856180    197706060856180
    >197706061040000    197706061649300
    >197706061657400    197706070314000
    >197706070324300    197706070612100
    >197706070628100    197706070705500
    >197706070721100    197706071059500
    >197706071116500    197706071116500
    >197706071122100    197706071139100
    >197706071158300    197706071739100
    >197706071749500    197706071916300
    >197706071933300    197706080712400
    >197706080720200    197706080837300
    >197706080845500    197706082011500
    >197706082021500    197706090549500
    >197706090601500    197706090706100
    >197706090718100    197706090718100
    >197706090736100    197706090736100
    >197706090750100    197706091107500
    >197706091114100    197706091735500
    >197706091745300    197706091952100
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Gravity Data (l-5-77-eg.110_010)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197706040000000    197706040917000
    >197706040923400    197706050033000
    >197706050042000    197706050426300
    >197706050432200    197706060604200
    >197706060611000    197706061649500
    >197706061657400    197706070314200
    >197706070320500    197706080712400
    >197706080720200    197706091952100
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Magnetics Data (l-5-77-eg.260_010)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197706060158140    197706081849320
    >197706081857370    197706091517190
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Seismic Shots Data (l-5-77-eg.420_010)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197706060139370    197706060608250
    >197706060614370    197706061451010
    >197706061456410    197706061653320
    >197706061740090    197706070123160
    >197706070129360    197706070148360
    >197706070154560    197706070301230
    >197706070307570    197706070510280
    >197706070516270    197706070533570
    >197706070539280    197706070641530
    >197706070648130    197706070820580
    >197706070907160    197706072257580
    >197706072310570    197706072333070
    >197706072339270    197706080223400
    >197706080253070    197706080419140
    >197706080452500    197706082335240
    >197706090007000    197706090106370
    >197706090148110    197706090533510
    >197706090539070    197706090551290
    >197706090556310    197706090556310
    >197706090601320    197706091255490
    >197706091342310    197706091456120
    >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.
        >
        >01/23/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.L577WO.N]L577WO.010;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >
        >06/12/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS FROM L577WO
        >
      Process_Date: 20000612

      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/l577eg/grav/l-5-77-eg.110_010
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS PART FROM L-5-77-WO, 6/9/00
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >12/17/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.L577WO.G]L577WO.110;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >01/23/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.L577WO.N]L577WO.010;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >
        >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
      Process_Date: 20000609

      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
        >06/21/2012 carolyn l-5-77-eg.260_010
        >
        >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/l577wo/mag/l-5-77-wo.240_010
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >01/23/86 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[L577WO.M]L577WO.240;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >141/2125-157/0511
        >was L577WO._.MAGSA1 on TAM456
        >was L577WO200.DAT   on VAM456
        >157/0511-160/1517
        >was L577WO._.MAGSA2 on TAM456
        >was L577WO201.DAT   on VAM456
        >
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >01/23/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.L577WO.N]L577WO.010;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >
        >06/12/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS PART FROM L577WO
        >
        >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
      Process_Date: 20120621

      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: Eastern Gulf of Alaska
  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: 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-5-77-EG 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: 0.8

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l577eg/html/l-5-77-eg.nav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 4.1

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l577eg/html/l-5-77-eg.grav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 1.0

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/l/l577eg/html/l-5-77-eg.mag.html

    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/l577eg/html/l-5-77-eg.seis.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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