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  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-6-78-EG
        in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 07/10/1978 to 07/20/1978
      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-6-78-eg.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s678eg/html/s-6-78-eg.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientists: Bruce Molnia, Paul Carlson. Geological
      and Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, airgunarcer,
      gravitycore, VanVeengrab, uniboom, tempsalinometer,
      underwatertelevision, minisparker, sparker, underwatercamera,
      sidescansonar, integratednavigation, LoranC,
      transitsatellite) of field activity S-6-78-EG in Eastern Gulf
      of Alaska from 07/10/1978 to 07/20/1978,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s678eg/html/s-6-78-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 -

      3dot5khz                      3.5 khz bathymetry

      12khz                         12 khz bathymetry

      airgunarcer                   single channel arcer

      gravitycore

      VanVeengrab

      uniboom

      tempsalinometer               thermo-salinity meter

      underwatertelevision          video camera

      minisparker

      sparker

      underwatercamera

      sidescansonar

      integratednavigation

      LoranC

      transitsatellite

      Publications -

      Carlson, P.R., Molnia, B.F., and Wheeler, M.C., 1980, Seafloor geologic hazards in OCS lease

      area 55, eastern Gulf of Alaska: Offshore Technology Conference Proceedings, no. 12, v. 4,

      p. 593-603. 

Molnia, B.F., and Carlson, P.R., 1980, Quaternary sedimentary facies of the northeast Gulf of Alaska Continental Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1175, p. 158-159.
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: 19780710 Ending_Date: 19780720 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -149.43372 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -138.37505 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 60.12041 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 59.02456 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: 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) , 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: Bill Levy (Watchstander); Bill Schwab (Watchstander); Bob Wilson (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region); Bruce Molnia (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Charlie Fitts (Watchstander); Dennis Thurston (Unsp Investigatr); Edith Stanley (Watchstander, Uc Davis); Glen Barker (Mechanical Technician); John Laingor (Chief Mate); John Saladin (Electronics Technician); K. Simpson (Ship Captain); Mark Wheeler (Watchstander); Mel Rappeport (Watchstander); Paul Carlson (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Paula Quinterno (Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region); Rich Garlow (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Ron Schmitz (Electronics Technician); Tom Atwood (Watchstander); Bill Soule (Chief Engineer) 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: Carlson, P.R., Molnia, B.F., and Wheeler, M.C., 1980, Seafloor geologic hazards in OCS lease area 55, eastern Gulf of Alaska: Offshore Technology Conference Proceedings, no. 12, v. 4, p. 593-603. Molnia, B.F., and Carlson, P.R., 1980, Quaternary sedimentary facies of the northeast Gulf of Alaska Continental Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1175, p. 158-159. 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-6-78-eg.011 [DRS]) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197807102154420 197807102154420 >197807121657140 197807121718000 >197807121723590 197807151038030 >197807151100030 197807171205050 >197807171211060 197807200039030 >197807200051050 197807201929100 >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >Bathymetry Data (s-6-78-eg.330_011) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197807121915000 197807130245000 >197807130315000 197807130345000 >197807130410000 197807131215000 >197807131225000 197807131325000 >197807131335000 197807131925000 >197807131935000 197807132105000 >197807132115000 197807132235000 >197807132245000 197807132315000 >197807132325000 197807132340000 >197807132350000 197807140015000 >197807140025000 197807140040000 >197807140110000 197807140115000 >197807140125000 197807140145000 >197807140155000 197807140640000 >197807140650000 197807141315000 >197807141325000 197807141335000 >197807141535000 197807142025000 >197807142035000 197807142035000 >197807142045000 197807142310000 >197807142320000 197807150055000 >197807150115000 197807150200000 >197807150300000 197807150305000 >197807150640000 197807150825000 >197807150835000 197807151055000 >197807151105000 197807151325000 >197807151335000 197807151705000 >197807151715000 197807151825000 >197807152200000 197807152220000 >197807152310000 197807152345000 >197807160045000 197807160055000 >197807160210000 197807160530000 >197807160540000 197807161540000 >197807161550000 197807161720000 >197807161730000 197807170025000 >197807170035000 197807170130000 >197807170140000 197807170350000 >197807170500000 197807170935000 >197807171025000 197807171115000 >197807171125000 197807171145000 >197807171200000 197807171320000 >197807171415000 197807171525000 >197807171540000 197807171715000 >197807171725000 197807171940000 >197807171955000 197807171955000 >197807172005000 197807172145000 >197807172155000 197807180010000 >197807180025000 197807180130000 >197807180140000 197807180405000 >197807180420000 197807180720000 >197807180745000 197807180750000 >197807180800000 197807181000000 >197807181010000 197807181045000 >197807181055000 197807181145000 >197807181155000 197807181205000 >197807181215000 197807181415000 >197807181425000 197807181425000 >197807181435000 197807181530000 >197807181540000 197807181705000 >197807181715000 197807182010000 >197807182020000 197807182105000 >197807182115000 197807182135000 >197807182145000 197807182250000 >197807182300000 197807190225000 >197807190235000 197807190340000 >197807190350000 197807190515000 >197807190525000 197807190530000 >197807190540000 197807190645000 >197807190655000 197807190820000 >197807190830000 197807190900000 >197807190925000 197807190930000 >197807191405000 197807192105000 >197807192115000 197807200410000 >197807200420000 197807200540000 >197807200550000 197807200900000 >197807200910000 197807201200000 >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. > >01/17/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S678EG.N]S678EG.011; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 > 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: Bathymetry Data >10/31/1998 /tiger/s/s678eg/bath/s-6-78-eg.330_011 >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge > >Input was... >Converted to time format with year at start. > >11/30/90 CAROLYN DUA0:[DRS.NGDC.CDWORK]S678EG.330;1 >DUA0:[DRS.BAT]BATRED.EXE;2 >Edited bathymetry data >using velocity = 1463.0 m/sec for MGD-77 format > >12/16/85 BECKIE DISK$USERDISK:[BECKIE.TEMP]S678EG.301; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 >I am guessing that this file is edited digitrack >bathy sampled to 5 minutes. R.Larsen >P.S. After looking at S878WG bathy, also at 5 minute >sample rate, which was documented as being hand digetized, >this file may well be also. S878WG bathy was reduced >using no Matthews correction and a sound velocity of >732m/sec one-way traveltime. > >Input was... >Converted to time format with year at start. > >01/17/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S678EG.N]S678EG.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) , 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: 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 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-6-78-EG 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. 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