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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-9-85-CB in Caribbean from 10/16/1985
        to 10/21/1985
      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-9-85-cb.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p985cb/html/p-9-85-cb.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientist: Byron Ruppel. Data (meter32, meter41,
      dopplersonar, integratednavigation, LoranC, transitsatellite)
      of field activity P-9-85-CB in Caribbean from 10/16/1985 to
      10/21/1985,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p985cb/html/p-9-85-cb.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 -

      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: 19851016
        Ending_Date: 19851021

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -65.28659
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -64.44675
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 32.66019
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 31.86352

  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: Bermuda
      Place_Keyword: Caribbean
      Place_Keyword: Caribbean Sea


  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);
    Charlie Parsons (Chief Engineer, USGS);
    Chuck Heywood (Watchstander, USGS);
    Jeff Abbey (Chief Mate, USGS);
    John Gann (Watchstander, USGS);
    John Winningham (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 (p-9-85-cb.076)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198510161256270    198510171827270
    >198510171944270    198510181840270
    >198510182001080    198510190818080
    >198510191457080    198510192231080
    >198510192349480    198510200335080
    >198510201410480    198510210243080
    >198510210707080    198510211040080
    >198510211405280    198510211839280
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Gravity Data (p-9-85-cb.151_076)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >198510161636100    198510162009500
    >198510162141100    198510162321500
    >198510170100100    198510170249500
    >198510170632100    198510170823500
    >198510171415100    198510171504500
    >198510171600100    198510171644500
    >198510172000000    198510172049400
    >198510172115000    198510172159400
    >198510180000000    198510180104400
    >198510180210000    198510180349400
    >198510180812000    198510181354400
    >198510181436000    198510181829400
    >198510182015000    198510182220400
    >198510190040000    198510190349400
    >198510190500000    198510190629400
    >198510191945100    198510192159500
    >198510200005000    198510200327400
    >198510201430000    198510201719400
    >198510201848000    198510202110400
    >198510210015000    198510210234400
    >198510211450000    198510211819400
    >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.
        >
        >12/11/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.076;
        >DRB0:[DRS.FILT]FILTER.EXE;
        >
        >Input was...
        >12/11/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.075;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >11/25/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.073;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >11/25/85 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.070;
        >DRB0:[DRS.NAV]EOTCSSP.EXE;
        >first eotcssp after naved
        >
      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-9-85-cb.151_076
        >/infobank/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >01/22/86 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.M32]P985CB.151;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]SKIPNSAVE.EXE;
        >
        >01/21/86 BARB DRS$DATA:[P985CB.M32]P985CB.161;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >12/31/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.M32]P985CB.160;
        >DRB0:[DRS.GRV]GRAVRED.EXE;2
        >
        >11/20/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.M32]P985CB.140;
        >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
        >
        >
        >11/13/85 EDM DRS$DATA:[P985CB.M32]P985CB.102;
        >DRB0:[DRS.GRV]VALIDGRAV.EXE;
        >meter 32
        >
        >11/13/85 EDM DRS$DATA:[P985CB.M32]P985CB.101;
        >DRB0:[DRS.TIME]FIXSEC.EXE;
        >meter 32
        >
        >12/11/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.076;
        >DRB0:[DRS.FILT]FILTER.EXE;
        >
        >12/11/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.075;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >11/25/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.073;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >11/25/85 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.070;
        >DRB0:[DRS.NAV]EOTCSSP.EXE;
        >first eotcssp after naved
        >
        >Input was...
        >Converted to time format with year at start.
        >
        >12/11/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.076;
        >DRB0:[DRS.FILT]FILTER.EXE;
        >
        >12/11/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.075;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >11/25/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.073;
        >DRB0:[DRS.EDIT]MERGEIT.EXE;
        >
        >11/25/85 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.P985CB.N]P985CB.070;
        >DRB0:[DRS.NAV]EOTCSSP.EXE;
        >first eotcssp after naved
        >
        >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 


Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

  Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Caribbean
  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: 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-9-85-CB 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: 0.4

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/p/p985cb/html/p-9-85-cb.nav.html

    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/p/p985cb/html/p-9-85-cb.grav.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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