Coastal & Marine Geology InfoBank

Home FACS Activities Atlas Geology School Related Sites More

Skip navigational links
Loading
Activities: by ID   by Platform   by Year   by Region   by Participant   by Organization   by Project/Theme   with Incomplete IDs   Disclaimer  
Activity First Letter: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   0   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9  
Virtual Globes: Atlas  (GE)    Samples  (GE)    Moorings  (GE)    Illuminate Oceans  (GE)    Earthquakes  (GE)    Get GE    InfoBank examples    State Waters    Chronology  (GE)    Gravity Base Stations  (GE)
Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Geological and Geophysical data of field activity S-2A-79-SC
        in Southern California from 04/07/1979 to 04/17/1979
      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/s-2a-79-sc.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s2a79sc/html/s-2a-79-sc.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park,
      California,Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Chief
      Scientist: Gary Greene. Geological and Geophysical data
      (3dot5khz, 12khz, Digitrack, gravity, uniboom, airgun,
      sonobuoy, sparker, magnetics, sidescansonar,
      integratednavigation, LoranC, miniranger, transitsatellite,
      bathmagnav, expendablebatthermograph, radar, minisparker,
      uniboomminisparker) of field activity S-2A-79-SC in Southern
      California from 04/07/1979 to 04/17/1979,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s2a79sc/html/s-2a-79-sc.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 -

      3dot5khz                      3.5 khz bathymetry

      12khz                         12 khz bathymetry

      Digitrack

      gravity                       shipboard gravity

      uniboom

      airgun                        single-channel airgun

      sonobuoy

      sparker                       160 kj single-channel sparker

      magnetics                     shipboard magnetics

      sidescansonar                 side scan marker

      integratednavigation

      LoranC

      miniranger

      transitsatellite

      bathmagnav                    magnetics with bathymetry and navigation

      expendablebatthermograph

      radar

      minisparker

      uniboomminisparker

      Publications -

      McCrory, P.A., 1993, Isopach map showing Quaternary deposits in the Gulf of Santa

      Catalina area, California: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies

      Map MF-2212, 2 sheets.

      
Wolf, Stephen C., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 2004, Geologic and bathymetric reconnaissance overview of the San Pedro Shelf region, Southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1049, 7 sheets, scales range from 1:43,000 to 1:174,000 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1049/] 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: 19790407 Ending_Date: 19790417 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -119.01661 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -117.23372 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 33.74408 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 32.53613 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: Marine Magnetic Field Theme_Keyword: Magnetic Anomalies 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: Experimental Bathymetry Thermograph Place: Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Place_Keyword: CA Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean Place_Keyword: Southern California 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) , 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: Kim Bailey (Geologist); Mike Boyle (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Alexis Budai (Geologist, Scripps); Margaret Goud (Navigator); Gary Greene (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Tom Hanley (Electronics Technician, EG&G); Richard Heagney (Ship Captain); Harry Hill (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Carol Hirozawa (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Robert Ingersoll (Chief Engineer); Mike Kennedy (Geologist, Scripps); Doug MacPherson (Chief Mate); Carol Madison (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Pat McCrory (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Cheryl Price (Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region); Woody Sutherland (Geologist, Scripps); Terry Wanous (Electronics Technician, EG&G); Mike White (Geologist); Bob Wilson (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region) 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/ Other_Citation_Details: McCrory, P.A., 1993, Isopach map showing Quaternary deposits in the Gulf of Santa Catalina area, California: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2212, 2 sheets. Wolf, Stephen C., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 2004, Geologic and bathymetric reconnaissance overview of the San Pedro Shelf region, Southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1049, 7 sheets, scales range from 1:43,000 to 1:174,000 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1049/] 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-2a-79-sc.050 [SINS]) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197904071801580 197904092343120 >197904100005120 197904100847070 >197904100914050 197904100917050 >197904100929590 197904101649050 >197904101701050 197904110355050 >197904110408500 197904111216040 >197904111227310 197904111541050 >197904111554050 197904111610050 >197904111630050 197904111705050 >197904111726090 197904131614050 >197904131628360 197904131628360 >197904131642050 197904142043050 >197904142057030 197904151006040 >197904151027420 197904151152420 >197904151212540 197904151212540 >197904151230000 197904151234420 >197904151245300 197904151245300 >197904151300180 197904151300180 >197904151315120 197904151330120 >197904151345120 197904151345120 >197904151359300 197904151359300 >197904151415120 197904151415120 >197904151430000 197904151430000 >197904151443300 197904151443300 >197904151457240 197904151457240 >197904151515000 197904151515000 >197904151530000 197904151530000 >197904151545000 197904151545000 >197904151600000 197904151600000 >197904151615000 197904151630000 >197904151642540 197904151729560 >197904151757330 197904161000000 >197904161030000 197904161030000 >197904161045000 197904161045000 >197904161100000 197904161100000 >197904161112010 197904161800000 >197904161812480 197904161920130 >197904161955130 197904170204050 >197904170217050 197904171000000 >197904171025540 197904171102290 >197904171115290 197904171148050 >197904171200000 197904171200000 >197904171215000 197904171215000 >197904171230000 197904171244000 >197904171300000 197904171913130 >197904171924190 197904172358020 >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >Gravity Data (s-2a-79-sc.166_050) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197904092324300 197904100232300 >197904100337300 197904100843300 >197904100941300 197904101203300 >197904101212300 197904101428300 >197904102134300 197904110152300 >197904110300300 197904110352300 >197904110416300 197904111208300 >197904111236300 197904111312300 >197904111338300 197904111750300 >197904111820300 197904112304300 >197904112312300 197904120248300 >197904120308300 197904120422300 >197904120444300 197904121344300 >197904121402300 197904122038300 >197904122258300 197904122324300 >197904122358300 197904130102300 >197904130110300 197904130230300 >197904130238300 197904130540300 >197904130618300 197904130702300 >197904130712300 197904131104300 >197904131208300 197904131312300 >197904131404300 197904131644300 >197904131656300 197904131758300 >197904131806300 197904132058300 >197904132142300 197904140752300 >197904140800300 197904140826300 >197904140840300 197904150002300 >197904150008300 197904150138300 >197904150158300 197904150302300 >197904150324300 197904150616300 >197904150630300 197904150652300 >197904150704300 197904150840300 >197904150912300 197904151002300 >197904151116300 197904151322300 >197904151406300 197904151704300 >197904151734300 197904151856300 >197904160000300 197904160016300 >197904160028300 197904160102300 >197904160112300 197904160430300 >197904160448300 197904160848300 >197904160908300 197904161202300 >197904161208300 197904161254300 >197904161304300 197904161350300 >197904161516300 197904162000300 >197904162008300 197904162252300 >197904162306300 197904170326300 >197904170334300 197904170658300 >197904170800300 197904170956300 >197904171012300 197904171250300 >197904171256300 197904171400300 >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >Magnetics Data (s-2a-79-sc.220_050) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197904090239180 197904090439060 >197904090451060 197904110355060 >197904110410120 197904111721060 >197904111726120 197904122036240 >197904122045240 197904122050240 >197904122235060 197904151006060 >197904151035540 197904151324000 >197904151404000 197904151801120 >197904151826240 197904171429060 >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. > >12/30/85 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S279SC.N]S2A79SC.050; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 >Original filename is s279sc.mrdrc1._. > Process_Date: 19951206 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 >10/31/1998 /tiger/s/s2a79sc/grav/s-2a-79-sc.166_050 >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge > >Input was... >Converted to time format with year at start. > >07/28/86 CAROLYN DUA0:[DATA.SEA79]S2A79SC.166; >merged the "positive" and the "negative" SKIPNSAVE results >copied S2A79SC.165+S2A79PRT1.161 into TEMP.165 then >ran SORT/NODUPLICATES/KEY=(POSITION:1,SIZE:10) on TEMP.165 > >05/03/86 CLINT DUA0:[DATA.S279]S2A79SC.165; >DRB0:[CLINT]REFMTJCGRV.EXE; >from JChilds file s279nc.redgrv >is the "negative" of the SKIPNSAVE > >11/25/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.S279SC.G]S2A79PRT1.161; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4 >Meter 32 processed gravity for cruise s2a79sc >deleted spikes in S2A79PRT2.161 >is the "positive" of the SKIPNSAVE > >11/25/85 BARB DUA0:[DATA.S279SC.G]S2A79PRT2.161; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4 >Meter 32 processed gravity for cruise s2a79sc > >Input was... >Converted to time format with year at start. > >12/30/85 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S279SC.N]S2A79SC.050; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 >Original filename is s279sc.mrdrc1._. > >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 Process_Step: Process_Description: Magnetics Data >06/20/2012 carolyn s-2a-79-sc.220_050 > >Reprocessed using subroutines from Susan Macmillan's >IGRF SYNTHESIS PROGRAM >with IGRF-11 coeffiecients integrated into the source code. >/infobank/programs/mag/magred11/magred11.for >Using geodetic coordinate system (Earth shape approximated by spheriod) >with altitude 0.0 km (for sea level). > >Input was... >10/31/1998 /tiger/s/s2a79sc/mag/s-2a-79-sc.200_050 >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge > >Converted to time format with year at start. > >01/13/86 CAROLYN DRS$DATA:[S279SC.M]S279SC.200; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 >from Clint >105/1151-105/1650 from S279SC._.MAGSX2 on TAM035 > or S279SC200.DAT on VAM035 >105/1723-015/1800 from S279SC._.MAGSX2 on TAM035 > or S279SC200.DAT on VAM035 > >Converted to time format with year at start. > >12/30/85 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S279SC.N]S2A79SC.050; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 >Original filename is s279sc.mrdrc1._. > >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values Process_Date: 20120620 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: Southern 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 Overview_Description: Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Magnetics 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 S-2A-79-SC 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/s/s2a79sc/html/s-2a-79-sc.nav.html 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/s/s2a79sc/html/s-2a-79-sc.grav.html Digital_Form: Digital_Transfer_Information: Format_Name: ASCII File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied Transfer_Size: 0.7 Digital_Transfer_Option: Online_Option: Computer_Contact_Information: Network_Address: Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s2a79sc/html/s-2a-79-sc.mag.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



      
Skip footer navigational links

Coastal and Marine Science Centers:  Pacific   St. Petersburg   Woods Hole  
InfoBank   Coastal and Marine Geology Program   Geologic Information   Ask-A-Geologist   USGS Disclaimer  


Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s2a79sc/html/s-2a-79-sc.fmeta.indent.html
Page Contact Information: InfoBank staff
Page Last Modified: Tue Oct 29 15:19:01 PDT 2013  (chd)