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Data of field activity S-13-79-NC in Northern California from 10/24/1979 to 11/09/1979

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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: 20140105
Title:
Data of field activity S-13-79-NC in Northern California from 10/24/1979 to 11/09/1979
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/s-13-79-nc.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s1379nc/html/s-13-79-nc.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientists: Mike Field, Sam Clarke. Data (12khz, 3dot5khz, Digitrack, underwatercamera, underwatertelevision, gravity, sidescansonar, integratednavigation, RhoRho, miniranger, radar, transitsatellite, dartcore, gravitycore, pistoncore, chaindredge, uniboom, airgun) of field activity S-13-79-NC in Northern California from 10/24/1979 to 11/09/1979, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s1379nc/html/s-13-79-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 -
12khz
3dot5khz
Digitrack
underwatercamera
underwatertelevision
gravity
sidescansonar
integratednavigation
RhoRho
miniranger
radar
transitsatellite
dartcore
gravitycore
pistoncore
chaindredge
uniboom
airgun
Publications -
Field, M.E., Clarke, S.H., Jr., and Kvenvolden, K., 1980, Diapir-like ridges and possible
hydrocarbon occurrence, northern California continental margin: American Association of
Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 706.<BR>
<HR>
Kvenvolden, K.A., Field, M.E., and Clarke, S.H., 1980, Thermogenic hydrocarbon gases in
unconsolidated seafloor deposits, northern California continental margin: American Association
of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 736.<BR>
<HR>
Kvenvolden, Keith A., and Field, Michael E., 1981, Thermogenic hydrocarbons in unconsolidated
sediment of Eel River basin, offshore northern California: American Association of Petroleum
Geologists Bulletin, v. 65, no. 9, p. 1642-1646. <BR>

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: 19791024
Ending_Date: 19791109

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -124.99562
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.19357
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 43.85135
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.50484

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
Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: CA
Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Northern California
Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Pacific Coast, US
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) <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:
Bill Richmond (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Bob Patrick (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Bob Wilson (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region); Brian Edwards (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Carol Hirozawa (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Carol Madison (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Homa Lee (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Jeff Rupert (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region); John Rapp (Geochemist, USGS Western Region); Keith Kvenvolden (Geochemist, USGS Western Region); Mark Yeats (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Mike Field (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Mike White (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Neal Barnes (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Paul Bates (Chief Mate, USGS Western Region); Rich Garlow (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Rick Viall (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Sam Clarke (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Scott Conard (Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region); Vern Pilgrim (Ship Captain)
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:
Field, M.E., Clarke, S.H., Jr., and Kvenvolden, K., 1980, Diapir-like ridges and possible hydrocarbon occurrence, northern California continental margin: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 706. Kvenvolden, K.A., Field, M.E., and Clarke, S.H., 1980, Thermogenic hydrocarbon gases in unconsolidated seafloor deposits, northern California continental margin: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 736. Kvenvolden, Keith A., and Field, Michael E., 1981, Thermogenic hydrocarbons in unconsolidated sediment of Eel River basin, offshore northern California: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 65, no. 9, p. 1642-1646.



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 (s-13-79-nc.011 [DRS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197910242354040    197911060712060
197911060727060    197911092213040
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Gravity Data (s-13-79-nc.111_011)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197910242354200    197910250623000
197910250655000    197910250655200
197910250755200    197910251011400
197910251047000    197910271745200
197910271751000    197910300026000
197910300037200    197911020400200
197911020414200    197911030346400
197911030602200    197911030750000
197911030834200    197911031308400
197911031406000    197911031422000
197911031503000    197911031923200
197911032003200    197911032137000
197911032304200    197911040004400
197911040053400    197911040155400
197911040243200    197911040341000
197911040423200    197911040512000
197911040537400    197911040657400
197911040803200    197911040805000
197911040811000    197911040828400
197911041005000    197911041101200
197911041132000    197911041238200
197911041336200    197911041813000
197911041846200    197911042045200
197911042123200    197911042236200
197911042325400    197911042358200
197911050027400    197911050528200
197911050542200    197911050929200
197911051018200    197911051056000
197911051908000    197911070626200
197911070705200    197911070918000
197911071008200    197911071158400
197911071418200    197911092213000
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.

05/13/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]S1379NC.011;
USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
 Original filename is sd79nc.drcpx2._ from VAM337

Process_Date: 19951206

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>

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Gravity Data
10/31/1998  /tiger/s/s1379nc/grav/s-13-79-nc.111_011
/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

01/10/86 BARB USR$DISK:[DATA.S1379NC.G]S1379NC.111
USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

05/13/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]S1379NC.011;
USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4
 Original filename is sd79nc.drcpx2._ from VAM337

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) <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 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:
Gravity with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/grav.html>

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 S-13-79-NC data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s1379nc/html/s-13-79-nc.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:
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/s/s1379nc/html/s-13-79-nc.nav.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/s/s1379nc/html/s-13-79-nc.grav.html>

Fees: None



Metadata_Reference_Information:

Metadata_Date: 20140105

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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