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Data of field activity S-2-77-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 06/05/1977 to 06/15/1977

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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:
Data of field activity S-2-77-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 06/05/1977 to 06/15/1977
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/s-2-77-eg.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s277eg/html/s-2-77-eg.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientists: Gary Winkler, George Plafker. Data (12khz, 3dot5khz, gravity, tempsalinometer, integratednavigation, miniranger, dartcore, chaindredge, uniboom, airgun) of field activity S-2-77-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 06/05/1977 to 06/15/1977, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s277eg/html/s-2-77-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 -
12khz
3dot5khz
gravity
tempsalinometer
integratednavigation
miniranger
dartcore
chaindredge
uniboom
airgun
Publications -
Plafker, George, and Claypool, George, 1979, Petroleum source rock potential
of rocks dredged from the continental slope in the eastern Gulf of Alaska,
U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 79-295, URL:
<A HREF = "<http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/0611/06115003/usgs_ofr79-295_06115003.pdf>" target = "OF"><http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/0611/06115003/usgs_ofr79-295_06115003.pdf><BR>
Plafker, George, Winkler, Gary R., Hunt, Susan J., Bartsch-Winkler, Susan, Coonrad, Warren L.,
Quinterno, Paula, 1978, Outcrop samples from the continental slope in the eastern Gulf of Alaska:
U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0772-B, p. B97-B101.<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.
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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: 19770605
Ending_Date: 19770615

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -152.48824
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -135.38438
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 59.54720
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 57.07890

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
Theme_Keyword: Marine Metering
Theme_Keyword: Temperature / Salinity / Conductance Gauges
Theme_Keyword: Temperature / Salinometer

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: AK
Place_Keyword: Eastern Gulf of Alaska
Place_Keyword: 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) <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:
Al McClenaghan (Ship Captain); Andy Stevenson (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region); Gary Winkler (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); George Plafker (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Harry Hill (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Howard Sheppard (Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region); Jack Hampson (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Jeff Rupert (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); John Dunleauey (Navigator, USGS Western Region); John Saladin (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Ornulf Johannessen (Chief Mate, USGS Western Region); Paula Quinterno (Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region); Paula Shryrock (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Rich Garlow (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Roland Brady (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region); Sue Hunt (Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region); Susan Winkler (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Warren Coonrad (Watchstander, 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:
Plafker, George, and Claypool, George, 1979, Petroleum source rock potential of rocks dredged from the continental slope in the eastern Gulf of Alaska, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 79-295, URL: <A HREF = "<http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/0611/06115003/usgs_ofr79-295_06115003.pdf>" target = "OF"><http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/0611/06115003/usgs_ofr79-295_06115003.pdf> Plafker, George, Winkler, Gary R., Hunt, Susan J., Bartsch-Winkler, Susan, Coonrad, Warren L., Quinterno, Paula, 1978, Outcrop samples from the continental slope in the eastern Gulf of Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0772-B, p. B97-B101.



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-2-77-eg.011 [DRS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197706051523410    197706091623020
197706091726080    197706101611050
197706101656060    197706131614060
197706131629060    197706141217030
197706141232030    197706141932030
197706142044500    197706142105050
197706142118440    197706150559120
197706150611120    197706151205080
197706151217030    197706151644060
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Bathymetry Data (s-2-77-eg.335_011)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197706060710000    197706062254000
197706080456000    197706081310000
197706100346000    197706102114000
197706102156000    197706102346000
197706110740000    197706111540000
197706111636000    197706112026000
197706112110000    197706112254000
197706130156000    197706130604000
197706131238000    197706131944000
197706140220000    197706141444000
197706141536000    197706141934000
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.

01/27/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S277EG.N]S277EG.011;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5

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:
Bathymetry Data
10/31/1998  /tiger/s/s277eg/bath/s-2-77-eg.335_011
/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

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

03/10/86 BECKIE DUA0:[DATA.BECKIE]S277EG.335;
DRB0:[DRS.BAT]BATRED.EXE;1
This file was hand-digetized in 2-way traveltime(secs).
It reduced using no Matthews correction and the velocity
of sound assumed was 1500m/sec.

03/10/86 BECKIE DUA0:[DATA.BECKIE]S277EG.310;
DRB0:[DRS.NGDC]UNREFNGDC.EXE;

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

01/27/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S277EG.N]S277EG.011;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5

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: 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:
Bathymetry with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/bath.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-2-77-EG data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s277eg/html/s-2-77-eg.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/s277eg/html/s-2-77-eg.nav.html>

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/s277eg/html/s-2-77-eg.bath.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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