Singlebeam Collection for EX1502L1: Caribbean Exploration (Mapping)

EX-15-02-L1; EX1502L1

Singlebeam raw files (.bot, .idx, .raw)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1502L1, EK60). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5KK98RT [access date].
gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:EX1502L1_EK60
Search Data
Distribution Formats
  • Simrad EK60 raw .raw files (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Simrad EK60 raw .raw files. See the Simrad EK60 interface specification manual for further information.
Ordering Instructions Contact the Water Column Sonar Data Manager to order data
Distributor Distributor information not available
Dataset Point of Contact LTJG Brian RC Kennedy
401-874-6150
Brian.Kennedy@noaa.gov
Time Period 2015-02-23 to 2015-03-11
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 41
S: 17
E: -63
W: -71.5
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
  • EX1502L1: Caribbean Exploration (Mapping) on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20150223 and 20150311
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2015-04-01
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Unknown
Purpose To collect singlebeam data during the mission.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1502L1, EK60). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5KK98RT [access date].
Custodians
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Resource Providers
  • NOAA/OAR/OER - Ocean Exploration and Research
Points of Contact
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information
Publishers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Acoustics > Acoustic Scattering
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Aquatic Sciences > Fisheries
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Acoustics
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Marine Ecosystems > Pelagic
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Marine Ecosystems
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Marine Ecosystems > Benthic
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Aquatic Ecosystems
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
None
  • singlebeam
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Place keywords None
  • Puerto Rico Trench
  • St Croix Ridge
  • Turner Hole Canyon
  • Saba Valley
  • Puerto Rico Shelf
  • Isla de Culebra
  • Muertos Trough
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Program Discovery Keywords
  • expedition
  • exploration
  • explorer
  • marine education
  • noaa
  • ocean
  • ocean discovery
  • ocean education
  • ocean exploration
  • ocean exploration and research
  • OER
  • ocean literacy
  • ocean research
  • science
  • scientific mission
  • scientific research
  • sea
  • stewardship
  • systematic exploration
  • technology
  • transformational research
  • undersea
  • underwater
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Okeanos Explorer Discovery Keywords
  • okeanos explorer
  • okeanos
  • scientific computing system
  • SCS
  • noaa fleet
  • R337
  • multibeam
  • multibeam sonar
  • telepresence
  • sub-bottom profile
  • mapping survey
  • multibeam backscatter
  • water column backscatter
  • singlebeam sonar
  • single beam sonar
  • single-beam sonar
  • deep-sea exploration
  • high-definition underwater video
  • underwater video
  • exploration vessel
Use Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None. Use Constraints: The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose. Distribution Liability: While we make every effort to ensure that our databases are error-free, errors do occur. We ask that you notify us immediately of any errors that you discover in our data. We will make every effort to correct them. With respect to documents available from this server, neither the United States Government nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose; nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed; nor represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1502L1, EK60). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5KK98RT [access date].
Access Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None. Use Constraints: The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose. Distribution Liability: While we make every effort to ensure that our databases are error-free, errors do occur. We ask that you notify us immediately of any errors that you discover in our data. We will make every effort to correct them. With respect to documents available from this server, neither the United States Government nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose; nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed; nor represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
Fees
  • Free
Lineage information for: repository
Processing Steps
  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - 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.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Kongsberg EM302
  • Simrad EK60
  • Knudsen CHIRP 3260
  • RM Young 05106/05306B
  • Sippican XBT/XSV
  • SBE 45 Micro TSG
  • SBE 911plus CTD
  • SBE 32
  • POS/MV 320
  • Furuno GPS
  • Reson SVP 70
Platform
  • Okeanos Explorer (EX)
Last Modified: 2018-06-14
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