Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1605L2: CAPSTONE CNMI and Mariana Trench MNM (Mapping) (EM302)

EX-06-05-L2; EX1605L2

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1605L2, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V56Q1VFR [access date].
gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:EX1605L2_EM302
Search Data
Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files. See the Kongsberg EM302 interface specification manual for further information.
Ordering Instructions Contact the Water Column Sonar Data Manager to order data
Distributor Distributor information not available
Dataset No POCs available for this dataset
Time Period 2016-05-20 to 2016-06-11
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 23.4
S: 18.34
E: 147.31
W: 141.36
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
  • EX1605L2: CAPSTONE CNMI and Mariana Trench MNM (Mapping) on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20160520 and 20160611
  • Parent ID (indicates this is related to other data):
    • EX1605L2
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2016-07-01
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 (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1605L2, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V56Q1VFR [access date].
Points of Contact
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information
Publishers
    Publisher information not available.
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
None
  • water column backscatter
Place keywords None
  • CNMI
  • Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands
  • Fryer Guyot
  • Guam
  • Mariana Arc
  • Mariana Basin
  • Marianas Trench
  • Marianas Trench Marine National Monument
  • MTMNM
  • West Mariana Ridge
Keywords
    Keywords
      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 NCEI 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 (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1605L2, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V56Q1VFR [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 NCEI 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.
      Fees
      • Free
      Acquisition Information (collection)
      Instrument
      • Kongsberg EM302
      • Simrad EK60
      • Knudsen CHIRP 3260
      • RM Young 61202V
      • RM Young 41382VC
      • RM Young 05106/05306B
      • Sippican XBT/XSV
      • SBE 32
      • POS/MV 320
      • Eppley PSP
      • Reson SVP 70
      Platform
      • Okeanos Explorer (EX)
      Last Modified: 2017-08-15
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