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NOS Bathymetric Maps

This collection of bathymetric contour maps which represent the seafloor topography includes over 400 individual titles and covers US offshore areas including Hawaii and Alaska. Most titles are available in full color while some titles are available only in black/white. Maps are available as paper copy, scanned images on CD and scanned images downloadable from NGDC's web site. These maps/images are not to be used for navigational purposes.
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    Distribution Formats
    • ASCII
    • Tiff images
    • Map Services
    Distributor DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    Dataset Point of Contact Robin Warnken
    DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    303 497-6338
    Robin.R.Warnken@noaa.gov
    General Documentation
    Date(s)
    • publication: unknown
    Dataset Progress Status Complete
    Data Update Frequency: Not planned
    Purpose: Scientific display of seafloor topography.
    Use Limitations
    • While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, 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.
    Originator(s)
    • NOAA/ Office of Coast Survey
    Publisher(s)
    • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    Time Period: 1967-01-01 to 1991-01-01
    Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
    N: 73
    S: 5
    E: -64
    W: 174
    Spatial Coverage Map:
    Theme keywords
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seamounts
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Submarine Canyons
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Trenches
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Water Depth
    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
    • US Offshore
    Keywords
      Use Constraints
      • Use Constraints: Not to be used for navigation
      Access Constraints
      • Access Constraints: None
      Fees
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      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.
      Last Modified: 2015-09-17
      For questions about the information on this page, please email: Robin.R.Warnken@noaa.gov