Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1608: FY17 Ship and ROV Shakedown (EM302)

EX-16-08; EX1608

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1608, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NS0S3S [access date].
gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:EX1608_EM302
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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 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 Point of Contact LTJG Brian RC Kennedy
401-874-6150
Brian.Kennedy@noaa.gov
Time Period 2016-12-01 to 2016-12-08
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 22.8
S: 19.6
E: -155.2
W: -160.3
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
  • EX1608: FY17 Ship and ROV Shakedown on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20161201 and 20161208
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2017-02-01
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 (EX1608, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NS0S3S [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
  • Pearl Harbor
  • Honolulu
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 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 (EX1608, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NS0S3S [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
  • Paroscientific 8B7000-1 Depth Sensor
  • Kongsberg OE14-122/123
  • Zeus Plus HDTV Camera
  • Mini Zeus Camera
  • Insite Titan Tilt and Rotate Color Zoom Camera
  • Insite Aurora Camera
  • Kongsberg EM302
  • Simrad EK60
  • Knudsen CHIRP 3260
  • RM Young 41382VC
  • RM Young 05106/05306B
  • Sippican XBT/XSV
  • SBE 45 Micro TSG
  • SBE 911plus CTD
  • SBE 32
  • POS/MV 320
  • Furuno GPS
  • Eppley PSP
  • Eppley PIR
  • C-NAV GPS
  • Turner 10AU Fluorometer
  • Reson SVP 70
  • Zeus Plus HDTV Camera
  • Mini Zeus Camera
  • Cyclops Camera
  • Insite Nova Camera
  • SBE 911plus CTD
Platform
  • Deep Discoverer
  • Okeanos Explorer (EX)
  • Seirios
Last Modified: 2018-06-14
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