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EX0909 Leg 2 from/to Honolulu, HI on the NOAA ship the Okeanos Explorer along Necker Ridge in the North Pacific Ocean from 2009-09-12 to 2009-09-26

EX0909Leg2 was a cruise aimed at collecting high-resolution seafloor mapping data in areas along Necker Ridge in the Central Pacific Ocean that may potentially qualify for an extended continental shelf under Article 76 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).

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      Distributor Distributor information not available
      Principal Investigator Malik, Mashkoor
      University of New Hampshire, Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping (UNH/CCOM)
      Documentation links not available.
        Publisher information not available.
      • creation: 2009-09-12
      Dataset Progress Status Complete
      Data Update Frequency: Data update frequency not available
      Purpose: Law of the Sea Mapping Program - Necker Ridge, Central Pacific Ocean Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) Survey.
      Use Limitations
      • This data set is not to be used for navigation
      Time Period: Unknown  to  Unknown
      Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
      N: 37.8325183
      S: 19.7297242
      E: -122.3946843
      W: -170.5684733
      Spatial Coverage Map:
      • EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans
      • >Pacific Ocean
      • Necker Ridge
      Use Constraints No constraint information available
      Fees Fee information not available.
      Lineage Statement Lineage statement not available.

      Metadata Last Modified: 2012-06-18

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