Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1504L1: CAPSTONE NWHI & Johnston Exploration Mapping

EX-15-04-L1; EX1504L1

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1504L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NS0RV7 [access date].
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Distribution Formats
  • Simrad EK60 raw .raw files (Version: 1)
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Distributor Chuck Anderson
Water Column Sonar Data Manager
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
(303) 497-4742
wcd.info@noaa.gov
Dataset Principal Investigator Derek Sowers
(603) 862-0369
derek.sowers@noaa.gov
Time Period 2015-07-10 to 2015-07-24
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 23.84
S: 15.81
E: -157.95
W: -167.35
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
  • EX1504L1: CAPSTONE NWHI & Johnston Exploration Mapping on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20150710 and 20150724
  • Parent ID (indicates this is related to other data):
    • EX1504L1
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2015-08-01
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Unknown
Purpose To collect water column backscatter data during the mission.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1504L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NS0RV7 [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
Publishers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
None
  • water column backscatter
Place keywords None
  • Hawaii
  • Papahanaumokuakea
  • Karin Seamount Chain
  • PMNM
  • PRIMNM
  • Karin Ridge
  • Johnston Atoll
  • Necker Island
  • Pearl Harbor
  • Johnston seamount chain
  • Prime Crust Zone
  • Central Pacific Seamounts
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
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    • 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 NGDC makes every effort to ensure that its 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 (EX1504L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NS0RV7 [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 NGDC makes every effort to ensure that its 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.
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    Last Modified: 2017-05-30
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