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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:
        Data of field activity P-5-84-AT in Atlantic Ocean from
        09/17/1984 to 10/02/1984
      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/p-5-84-at.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p584at/html/p-5-84-at.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientist: Byron Ruppel. Data (12khz, gravity,
      meter32, meter41, dopplersonar, integratednavigation, LoranC,
      transitsatellite) of field activity P-5-84-AT in Atlantic
      Ocean from 09/17/1984 to 10/02/1984,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p584at/html/p-5-84-at.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 -

      12khz

      gravity

      meter32

      meter41

      dopplersonar

      integratednavigation

      LoranC

      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: 19840917
        Ending_Date: 19841002

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -70.25784
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -57.29450
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 44.89919
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 43.09349

  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: Bathymetry
      Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
      Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: Atlantic Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Laurentian Fan


  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:
    Byron Ruppel (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region);
    Cecil Ray (Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region);
    Dave Hogg (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region);
    Dave Melendrez (Chief Mate, USGS Western Region);
    Hal Williams (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region);
    John Winningham (Ship Captain);
    Kaye Kinoshita (Navigator, USGS Western Region);
    Matt Oldale (Watchstander, WHOI)

  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 (p-5-84-at.073)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198409171141440    198409211825560
    >198409211906550    198409230841190
    >198409230900290    198409260527200
    >198409260551220    198409270256070
    >198409270310420    198409271415040
    >198409271421440    198409300429520
    >198409300446260    198410011808410
    >198410011829320    198410020000530
    >198410020015070    198410021007480
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Gravity Data (p-5-84-at.160_073)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198409181306100    198409181329400
    >198409181452200    198409181539500
    >198409181551100    198409181838500
    >198409181907000    198409181938500
    >198409181950100    198409182004400
    >198409182013000    198409182031100
    >198409182043100    198409182139500
    >198409182147100    198409182204400
    >198409182219400    198409182304400
    >198409182310400    198409190014400
    >198409190024200    198409190044500
    >198409190124000    198409190218400
    >198409190225000    198409190249500
    >198409190300000    198409190309500
    >198409190315000    198409190322400
    >198409190408100    198409190543400
    >198409190551200    198409190621500
    >198409190629500    198409190946400
    >198409191624000    198409191657500
    >198409191742000    198409191751500
    >198409191801100    198409191814500
    >198409191837100    198409192222400
    >198409192300000    198409192359500
    >198409200142500    198409200231500
    >198409200440500    198409200452400
    >198409200510400    198409200522500
    >198409200541100    198409200605400
    >198409200618300    198409200719500
    >198409200807100    198409201159400
    >198409201801400    198409202339500
    >198409210001100    198409210054400
    >198409210104400    198409210830300
    >198409211010500    198409211759400
    >198409211935500    198409212017000
    >198409212044500    198409212238200
    >198409222305000    198409230655500
    >198409230800000    198409231658000
    >198409231703300    198409231850500
    >198409231916400    198409232314400
    >198409240740400    198409241351500
    >198409241415100    198409242159400
    >198409242215100    198409250214400
    >198409250945000    198409251514500
    >198409251545000    198409251714500
    >198409251745000    198409252027500
    >198409260710100    198409260914400
    >198409261015000    198409261559500
    >198409280117500    198409280239400
    >198409280425000    198409280604500
    >198409280640000    198409281259400
    >198409281320100    198409281405400
    >198409281501000    198409281813500
    >198409281830100    198409290159400
    >198409290421000    198409290807500
    >198409290836200    198409290900000
    >198409290913500    198409292258500
    >198409300230000    198409300359500
    >198409300500100    198409300659500
    >198409301030000    198409301549400
    >198409301610100    198410010038500
    >198410010203500    198410010532200
    >198410010540400    198410010903000
    >198410010952100    198410011624000
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Bathymetry Data (p-5-84-at.303_073)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198409181650226    198409182139436
    >198409182240035    198409190016243
    >198409190023461    198409190534242
    >198409190541043    198409191050252
    >198409191615062    198409200017255
    >198409200025062    198409201221478
    >198409201802274    198409211826131
    >198409211906419    198409212238571
    >198409212244092    198409220139437
    >198409220310036    198409220519443
    >198409220545242    198409220600440
    >198409220611240    198409220618040
    >198409220625240    198409220659239
    >198409221432047    198409222159544
    >198409222240073    198409230841274
    >198409230900163    198409232335416
    >198409240713225    198409241505031
    >198409241521451    198409241526231
    >198409241536030    198409241557230
    >198409241604029    198409241642439
    >198409241649038    198409241803237
    >198409241815035    198409250231243
    >198409250925049    198409252029462
    >198409271150309    198409271544511
    >198409280019323    198409280122331
    >198409280131151    198409280134552
    >198409280143551    198409281357538
    >198409281505345    198409290239441
    >198409291223050    198409291329568
    >198409300220012    198409300223451
    >198409300229191    198409300432006
    >198409300446124    198410011622482
    >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.
        >
        >03/20/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[DRS.DATA.P5.N]NEW.073;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;3
        >
      Process_Date: 19960122

      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
        >10/28/2008 carolyn p-5-84-at.160_073
        >/infobank/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/13/85 BARB USR$DISK:[DRS.DATA.P5.G.M32]P584AT.161;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;3
        >Meter 32
        >Land Ties: 2611015000 971990.5
        >           2781150000 971989.5
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/20/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[DRS.DATA.P5.N]NEW.073;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;3
        >
        >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
      Process_Date: 20081028

      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/p/p584at/bath/p-5-84-at.303_073
        >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >01/30/86 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P584AT.B]P584AT.303;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]SKIPNSAVE.EXE;
        >
        >01/30/86 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P584AT.B]P584AT.381;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
        >
        >09/18/85 BECKIE DUA0:[DATA.P584AT.B]P584AT.303;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        >This file is 20 sec bathy from the ship, Powell..quality unknown.
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >03/20/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[DRS.DATA.P5.N]NEW.073;
        >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;3
        >
        >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: Atlantic Ocean
  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

  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: Navigation 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 P-5-84-AT 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: 2.7

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p584at/html/p-5-84-at.nav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 2.7

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p584at/html/p-5-84-at.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/p/p584at/html/p-5-84-at.bath.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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