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What does this data set describe?

Title:
Geophysical data of field activity W-8-82-CB in 1982 HAITI from 01/01/1982 to 02/01/1982
Abstract:
WesternGeco. Geophysical data of field activity W-8-82-CB in 1982 HAITI from 01/01/1982 to 02/01/1982, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w882cb/html/w-8-82-cb.meta.html>.
Supplemental_Information:

Notes -
1982 HAITI<br>
SURVEY DATE N/A <br>
TAPE DATE 02-10-97 (RECOVERED FROM HGS TAPES) <br>
TAPE VERSION UKOOA P1/84 <br>
CLIENT WESTERN SPECULATIVE <br>
GEOPHYSICAL CONTRACTOR HAILBURTON ET ALL <br>
POSITIONING CONTRACTOR HAILBURTON ET ALL <br>
POSITIONING PROCESSING HAILBURTON ET ALL <br>
POSITIONING SYSTEM N/A <br>
SHOTPOINT POSITION SOURCE CENTER <br>
OFFSET APPLIED FROM ANT. N/A <br>
SPHEROID AS SURVEYED A,1/F CLARKE 1866 6378206.400 294.9786980<br>
SPHEROID AS PLOTTED A,1/F CLARKE 1866 6378206.400 294.9786980<br>
DATUM SHIFTS N/A <br>
PROJECTION UNIVERSAL TRANSVERSE MERCATOR <br>
ZONE ZONE 18 <br>
GRID UNIT METERS <br>
CENTRAL MERIDIAN 75 0 0.00W <br>
GRID ORIGIN 0 0 0.000N 75 0 0.000W <br>
GRID COORDINATES AT ORIGIN 500000.00E 0 0 0.00N <br>
SCALE FACTOR 0.9996000000 <br>
LAT. FOR SCALE FACTOR 0 0 0.000N 75 0 0.000W <br>
<br>
******************************************************************** <br>
<br>
NOTE!!! ALL DATA ON THIS TAPE IS ON ONE CENTRAL MERIDIAN AS SHOWN IN <br>
THE HEADERS ABOVE <br>
<br>
ONLY EVERY 10TH POINT AVAILABLE ON ALL LINES <br>
<br>
******************************************************************** <br>
ORIGINAL HEADER INFORMATION FROM UK78 FORMAT <br>
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ <br>
<br>
UKOOA TAPE CONTAINING HGS SPEC DATA SURVEY: HAITI (04-FEB-92) <br>
TAPE IS 1600 BPI - EBCDIC - 80BYTE RECORDS - LENGTH 1600 <br>
PROJECTION: UTM UNITS:METERS FALSE EASTING:500000 <br>
CENTRAL MERIDIAN: 69 WEST SPHERIOD:CLARKE 1866 (NAD27) <br>
******************************************************************** <br>
<br>
<br>

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  1. How should this data set be cited?

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>, 20131101, Geophysical data of field activity W-8-82-CB in 1982 HAITI from 01/01/1982 to 02/01/1982: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>, Menlo Park, CA.

    Online Links:

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -74.54411
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -71.75036
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 20.58336
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 17.63483

  3. What does it look like?

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Beginning_Date: 01-Jan-1982
    Ending_Date: 01-Feb-1982
    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      Indirect_Spatial_Reference: 1982 HAITI
      This is a Point data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):
      • Point

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      Horizontal positions are specified in geographic coordinates, that is, latitude and longitude. Latitudes are given to the nearest 0.00001. Longitudes are given to the nearest 0.00001. Latitude and longitude values are specified in Decimal degrees.

      The horizontal datum used is North American Datum of 1927.
      The ellipsoid used is Clarke 1866.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378206.4.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/294.98.

      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


  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
    Navigation with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
    Seismic Shots with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/seis.html>


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
    Attn: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
    Menlo Park, CA 94025-3561
    USA

    (650) 329-5055 (voice)
    (650) 329-5190 (FAX)
    infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>


Why was the data set created?

These data and information are intended for science researchers, students from elementary through college, policy makers, and general public.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

    Date: 05-Jul-2007 (process 1 of 1)
    Navigation Data
    06/21/2007 clint temp
    /infobank/programs/time/fixtimecounter/fixtimecounter
    
    Input was...
    year,day,hr,min,sec,tenths,lat,long,line,shot,easting,northing,dept
    

    Person who carried out this activity:

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
    Attn: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
    Menlo Park, CA 94025-3561
    USA

    (650) 329-5055 (voice)
    (650) 329-5190 (FAX)
    infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>, Unknown, USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>, Menlo Park, CA.

    Online Links:


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?

  1. How well have the observations been checked?

    Identified as best available version.

  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

    Unspecified

  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?

    Unspecified

  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

    Start and end date/times of data

    Navigation Data (w-8-82-cb.050 [SINS])
    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    198201010000001    198201010000131
    198201020000001    198201020000144
    198201030000001    198201030000164
    198201040000001    198201040000446
    198201050000001    198201050000203
    198201060000001    198201060000042
    198201070000001    198201070000357
    198201080000001    198201080000354
    198201090000001    198201090000107
    198201100000001    198201100000591
    198201110000001    198201110000188
    198201120000001    198201120000091
    198201130000001    198201130000568
    198201140000001    198201140000275
    198201150000001    198201150000118
    198201160000001    198201160000297
    198201170000001    198201170000345
    198201180000001    198201180000307
    198201190000001    198201190000303
    198201200000001    198201200000447
    198201210000001    198201210000183
    198201220000001    198201220000187
    198201230000001    198201230000243
    198201240000001    198201240000038
    198201250000001    198201250000219
    198201260000001    198201260000118
    198201270000001    198201270000261
    198201280000001    198201280000068
    198201290000001    198201290000041
    198201300000001    198201300000359
    198201310000001    198201310000264
    198202010000001    198202010000407
    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    Seismic Shots Data (w-8-82-cb.420_050)
    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    198201010000001    198201010000131
    198201020000001    198201020000144
    198201030000001    198201030000164
    198201040000001    198201040000446
    198201050000001    198201050000203
    198201060000001    198201060000042
    198201070000001    198201070000357
    198201080000001    198201080000354
    198201090000001    198201090000107
    198201100000001    198201100000591
    198201110000001    198201110000188
    198201120000001    198201120000091
    198201130000001    198201130000568
    198201140000001    198201140000275
    198201150000001    198201150000118
    198201160000001    198201160000297
    198201170000001    198201170000345
    198201180000001    198201180000307
    198201190000001    198201190000303
    198201200000001    198201200000447
    198201210000001    198201210000183
    198201220000001    198201220000187
    198201230000001    198201230000243
    198201240000001    198201240000038
    198201250000001    198201250000219
    198201260000001    198201260000118
    198201270000001    198201270000261
    198201280000001    198201280000068
    198201290000001    198201290000041
    198201300000001    198201300000359
    198201310000001    198201310000264
    198202010000001    198202010000407
    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    

  5. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

    Unspecified


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

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.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
    Attn: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
    Menlo Park, CA 94025-3561
    USA

    (650) 329-5055 (voice)
    (650) 329-5190 (FAX)
    infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

    Downloadable Data W-8-82-CB data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w882cb/html/w-8-82-cb.meta.html>

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    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.

  4. How can I download or order the data?

    • Availability in digital form:

Data format: ASCII Size: 0.8
Network links: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w882cb/html/w-8-82-cb.nav.html>

Data format: ASCII Size: 0.8
Network links: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w882cb/html/w-8-82-cb.seis.html>

  • Cost to order the data: None


  • Who wrote the metadata?

    Dates:
    Last modified: 01-Nov-2013
    Metadata author:
    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
    Attn: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>
    USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
    Menlo Park, CA 94025-3561
    USA

    (650) 329-5055 (voice)
    (650) 329-5190 (FAX)
    infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

    Metadata standard:
    FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/> (FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>)


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