Multibeam collection for EX1704: Multibeam data collected aboard Okeanos Explorer from 04-Apr-17 to 21-Apr-17, Apia, Western Samoa to Pago Pago, American Samoa


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            title:  Multibeam collection for EX1704: Multibeam data collected aboard Okeanos Explorer from 04-Apr-17 to 21-Apr-17, Apia, Western Samoa to Pago Pago, American Samoa
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        purpose:  The intent of these data is to make high-resolution bathymetry available to the public for a wide variety of uses such as research and earth science analysis. These data are not intended to be used fornavigation. Nautical charts produced and certified by NOAA should be used for navigational purposes. For more information on NOAA's nautical charts, go to NOAA's Office of Coast Survey website at: http://chartmaker.ncd.noaa.gov.
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            otherConstraints:  Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
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            useLimitation:  Not to be used for navigation. Although these data are of high quality and useful for planning and modeling purposes, they are not suitable for navigation. For navigation, please refer to the NOS nautical chart series.
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            useLimitation:  These data are considered raw and have not been subjected to the NOAA's quality control or quality assurance procedures. They are released for limited public use as preliminary data to be used only with appropriate caution. NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
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            otherConstraints:  Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) (2016): Multibeam Sonar Bathymetry Data collected aboard Okeanos Explorer (EX1607). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. [url], [access date]
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            result:  (DQ_QuantitativeResult)
                valueUnit:
                  BaseUnit:
                    identifier:  percent
                    unitsSystem:
                value:
                  Record:  89.885
        report:  (DQ_CompletenessCommission)
            nameOfMeasure:  Percentage of Zero Bathymetry Beams
            result:  (DQ_QuantitativeResult)
                valueUnit:
                  BaseUnit:
                    identifier:  percent
                    unitsSystem:
                value:
                  Record:  0.005
        report:  (DQ_CompletenessCommission)
            nameOfMeasure:  Percentage of Good Amplitude Beams
            result:  (DQ_QuantitativeResult)
                valueUnit:
                  BaseUnit:
                    identifier:  percent
                    unitsSystem:
                value:
                  Record:  89.514
        report:  (DQ_CompletenessCommission)
            nameOfMeasure:  Percentage of Zero Sidescan Pixels
            result:  (DQ_QuantitativeResult)
                valueUnit:
                  BaseUnit:
                    identifier:  percent
                    unitsSystem:
                value:
                  Record:  0.0
        report:  (DQ_CompletenessCommission)
            nameOfMeasure:  Percentage of Zero Amplitude Beams
            result:  (DQ_QuantitativeResult)
                valueUnit:
                  BaseUnit:
                    identifier:  percent
                    unitsSystem:
                value:
                  Record:  0.005
        report:  (DQ_CompletenessCommission)
            nameOfMeasure:  Percentage of Flagged Amplitude Beams
            result:  (DQ_QuantitativeResult)
                valueUnit:
                  BaseUnit:
                    identifier:  percent
                    unitsSystem:
                value:
                  Record:  10.481
        lineage:  (LI_Lineage)
            statement:  Multibeam data is collected by vessels of varying characteristics including ships, small boats, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV). The NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (formerly NGDC) archive raw data, processed data, and associated products. All data and products are made available to the public via NCEI's map services and search interfaces.
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    dataQualityInfo:  (DQ_DataQuality)
        scope:  (DQ_Scope)
            level:  (MD_ScopeCode) repository
            levelDescription:  (MD_ScopeDescription)
                other:  NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
        lineage:  (LI_Lineage)
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2015-04-22T00:00:00
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    metadataMaintenance:  (MD_MaintenanceInformation)
        maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) annually
        contact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
            organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            positionName:  Multibeam Bathymetry Database Manager
            contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                    voice:  (303) 497-4613
                    facsimile:  (303) 497-6513
                address:  (CI_Address)
                    deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway E/NE42
                    city:  Boulder
                    administrativeArea:  CO
                    postalCode:  80305-3328
                    country:  USA
                    electronicMailAddress:  mb.info@noaa.gov
            role:  (CI_RoleCode) distributor
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    acquisitionInformation:  (MI_AcquisitionInformation)
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  Kongsberg EM302
            type: (inapplicable)
            description:  Multibeam Sonar
        operation:  (MI_Operation)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  EX1704
            status:  (MD_ProgressCode) completed
            parentOperation: (inapplicable)
        platform:  (MI_Platform)
            identifier:  (RS_Identifier)
                code:  Okeanos Explorer
            description: (unknown)
            instrument: (unknown)