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Geological data of field activity M-6-77-NP in Northern Pacific from 01/01/1977 to 01/01/1977

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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:
Geological data of field activity M-6-77-NP in Northern Pacific from 01/01/1977 to 01/01/1977
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/m-6-77-np.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/m/m677np/html/m-6-77-np.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientist: Bill Normark. Geological data (underwatercamera, 20khz, 4khz, 12khz, 3dot5khz) of field activity M-6-77-NP in Northern Pacific from 01/01/1977 to 01/01/1977, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/m/m677np/html/m-6-77-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 -
underwatercamera
20khz up and down Fish IV deep tow
4khz up and p
12khz 12 khz bathymetry
3dot5khz 3.5 khz bathymetry
Publications -
Normark, W.R., Alpha, T.R., Hess, G.R., Lichtman, G.S., and Gutmacher, C.E., 1978, Map
showing the crest of the East Pacific Rise near the mouth of the Gulf of California:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-350, 1 sheet. <BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1978, Deep-tow studies of the East Pacific Rise, Pacific
Ocean basin: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1100, p. 158.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1979, Deep-tow studies of the East Pacific Rise off
Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1150, p. 157.<BR>
<HR>
Lichtman, G.S., Normark, W.R., Spiess, F.N., and Hess, G.R., 1979, Detailed morphology and
photogeology of the East Pacific Rise near lat. 21 degrees N: Geological Society of America
Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 7, p. 466. <BR>
<HR>
Hess, G.R., Lawhead, B., Lichtman, G.S., MacDonald, K.C., Miller, S.M., Normark, W.R., and
Spiess, F.N., 1980, Fine-scale bathymetry used for submersible studies of the East Pacific
Rise: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-542, 2 sheets.<BR>
<HR>
Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1980, Possible geometries of sandstone bodies as reflected
by geomorphic features on modern submarine fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 722-723. <BR>
<HR>
Lupton, J.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., Normark, W.R., Haymon, R., Macdonald, K.C., Weiss, R.F., andf
Craig, H., 1980, Helium-3 and manganese at the 21 degrees N East Pacific Rise hydrothermal site:
Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 50, no. 1, p. 115-127.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, William R., 1980, Definition of the plate boundary along the East Pacific Rise off
Mexico: Marine Geodesy, v. 4, no. 1, p. 29-41.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., and Bischoff, J.L., 1980, Hydrothermal activity and massive sulfides on
the East Pacific Rise: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1175, p. 163.<BR>
<HR>
Ballard, Robert D., Francheteau, Jean, Juteau, Tierre, Rangan, Claude, and Normark, W.R.,
1981, East Pacific Rise at 21 degrees N; the volcanic, tectonic, and hydrothermal processes
of the central axis: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 55, no. 1, p. 1-10.<BR>
<HR>
Wilde, P., Chase, T.E., Holmes, M.L., Normark, W.R., and Thomas, J.A., 1977, Oceanographic
data off Washington, 46 degrees to 49 degrees north including the Nitinat deep sea fan:
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Energy and Environment Division, no. 223, 1 sheet.<BR>

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Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19770101
Ending_Date: 19770101

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -124.75000
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -75.25000
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 34.75000
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 0.25000

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

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: Central Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific
Place_Keyword: Northern 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:
Fred Spiess (Unspecified Investigator); J.C. MacDonald (Unspecified Investigator); Bill Normark (Chief 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/>
Other_Citation_Details:
Normark, W.R., Alpha, T.R., Hess, G.R., Lichtman, G.S., and Gutmacher, C.E., 1978, Map showing the crest of the East Pacific Rise near the mouth of the Gulf of California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-350, 1 sheet. Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1978, Deep-tow studies of the East Pacific Rise, Pacific Ocean basin: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1100, p. 158. Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1979, Deep-tow studies of the East Pacific Rise off Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1150, p. 157. Lichtman, G.S., Normark, W.R., Spiess, F.N., and Hess, G.R., 1979, Detailed morphology and photogeology of the East Pacific Rise near lat. 21 degrees N: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 7, p. 466. Hess, G.R., Lawhead, B., Lichtman, G.S., MacDonald, K.C., Miller, S.M., Normark, W.R., and Spiess, F.N., 1980, Fine-scale bathymetry used for submersible studies of the East Pacific Rise: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-542, 2 sheets. Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1980, Possible geometries of sandstone bodies as reflected by geomorphic features on modern submarine fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 722-723. Lupton, J.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., Normark, W.R., Haymon, R., Macdonald, K.C., Weiss, R.F., andf Craig, H., 1980, Helium-3 and manganese at the 21 degrees N East Pacific Rise hydrothermal site: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 50, no. 1, p. 115-127. Normark, William R., 1980, Definition of the plate boundary along the East Pacific Rise off Mexico: Marine Geodesy, v. 4, no. 1, p. 29-41. Normark, W.R., and Bischoff, J.L., 1980, Hydrothermal activity and massive sulfides on the East Pacific Rise: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1175, p. 163. Ballard, Robert D., Francheteau, Jean, Juteau, Tierre, Rangan, Claude, and Normark, W.R., 1981, East Pacific Rise at 21 degrees N; the volcanic, tectonic, and hydrothermal processes of the central axis: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 55, no. 1, p. 1-10. Wilde, P., Chase, T.E., Holmes, M.L., Normark, W.R., and Thomas, J.A., 1977, Oceanographic data off Washington, 46 degrees to 49 degrees north including the Nitinat deep sea fan: Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Energy and Environment Division, no. 223, 1 sheet.



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 (m-6-77-np.050 [SINS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197701010101000    197701050101000
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 Unknown
Process_Date: 20110113

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 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:
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 M-6-77-NP data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/m/m677np/html/m-6-77-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:
Digital_Form:
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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/m/m677np/html/m-6-77-np.nav.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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