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Metadata Identifier: gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology:G02896

Aggregation Info | Bands | Citations | Constraints | Coverage Descriptions | Dimensions | Extents | Formats | Geographic Bounding Box
Georectified Information | Georeferenceable Information | Identifiers | Instruments | Mediums | OnlineResources | Operations
Platforms | Process Steps | Range Elements | Reference Systems | Responsible Parties | Series | Sources | Spatial Grids | Temporal Extents

MD_DataIdentification

Count Component Title Abstract
1 Scripps Sediment Description File- OCSEAP Portion The Scripps Institution of Oceanography compiled descriptions of sediment samples in the Alaskan Outer Continental Shelf area, funded through the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP), with previous funding from the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) by the National Science Foundation, as part of the SIO world sediment data bank. Descriptions and basic grain size analyses of 688 core, dredge, and grab samples from the Alaskan outer continental shelf are included, along with station and reference information. These data are in ASCII form. Nodule description data are for approximately 100 cores, 585 grabs, and 3 box cores from the Northern Pacific offshore Alaska. Data include lithology, percent CaCO3, constituents by grain size, organic material/fossils, ages, other features, and minerals. Station and inventory information are included. Headers in the data provide format information necessary to read the files, codes are translated in the references noted below. Bibliographic references to the data are included at the end of the file. The grain size data were too general for inclusion in the NGDC digital grain size database with other OCSEAP grain size analyses. They are available for direct download from NCEI's web site.
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SV_Identification

none found
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CI_Citation

Count Component Title Date Citation Identifier
1
    2015-10-05
Archive
1 CIESIN Keyword Thesaurus
    1 Documentation
      1976-10-04
    1 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry
      2008-11-12
    1 Library of Congress Subject Headings Library of Congress Subject Headings
      1 NASA/GCMD Data Center Keywords NASA/GCMD Data Center Keywords
        2015-03-01
        1995-04-24
      1 NASA/GCMD Instrument Keywords NASA/GCMD Instrument Keywords
        2015-03-01
        1995-04-24
      1 NASA/GCMD Platform Keywords NASA/GCMD Platform Keywords
        2015-03-01
        1995-04-24
      1 NASA/GCMD Project Keywords NASA/GCMD Project Keywords
        2015-03-01
        1995-04-24
      1 NASA/GCMD Science Keywords NASA/GCMD Science Keywords
        2015-03-01
        1995-04-24
      1 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
        2008-02-05
      1 NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF
        2015-10-05
      NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF
      1 NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS
        1 Scripps Sediment Description File- OCSEAP Portion
          1976-10-04
          1976-10-04
        1 SeaDataNet Common Vocabularies SeaDataNet Common Vocabularies
          1 USGS Science Topics USGS Science Topics
            Unresolved Xlinks
            NASA/GCMD Location Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[11]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
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            CI_Series

            Count Component Name Issue Identification Page
            1 Marine Geology and Geophysics (MGG) MGG15995012
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            CI_ResponsibleParty

            Count Component Individual Organization Position Email Role Linkage
            8 GCMD Valids http://gcmd.nasa.gov/learn/keyword_list.html
            2 NCEI (publisher) DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce publisher
            1 Marine Geology Data Manager - distributor - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Data Manager geology.info@noaa.gov distributor
            1 European Petroleum Survey Group http://www.epsg-registry.org/
            1 Jane Frazer Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) originator
            2 pointOfContact - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Marine Geology Data Manager DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Marine Geology Data Manager geology.info@noaa.gov pointOfContact
            1 custodian - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Marine Geology Data Manager DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Marine Geology Data Manager geology.info@noaa.gov custodian
            1 Mary Fisk Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) originator
            1 National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA author
            1 resourceProvider - SeaDataNet SeaDataNet resourceProvider http://www.seadatanet.org/Standards-Software/Common-Vocabularies
            1 resourceProvider - US Geological Survey US Geological Survey resourceProvider http://www.usgs.gov/science/about/
            1 resourceProvider - US Library of Congress US Library of Congress resourceProvider http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects
            Unresolved Xlinks
            GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[1]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
            GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[6]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
            GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[7]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
            GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[8]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
            GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[10]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
            GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:identifier[1]/gmd:MD_Identifier[1]/gmd:authority[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
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            CI_OnlineResource

            Count Component Linkage Name Description Function
            6 http://gcmd.nasa.gov/learn/keyword_list.html GCMD's Science Keywords and Associated Directory Keywords This page describes the NASA GCMD Keywords, how to reference those keywords and provides download instructions. information
            1 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) The Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) are part of a Linked Data Service, actively maintained since 1898 to catalog materials held at the Library of Congress. information
            1 http://www.epsg-registry.org/ European Petroleum Survey Group Geodetic Parameter Dataset Registry that accesses the EPSG Geodetic Parameter Dataset, which is a structured dataset of Coordinate Reference Systems and Coordinate Transformations. search
            1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/docucomp/page?xml=NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/Collection/iso/xml/Marine_Geology.xml&view=getDataView&header=none Parent Archive Information about the Marine Geology Data Archive at NCEI. information
            1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/docucomp/page?xml=NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/Geology/iso/xml/G02896.xml&view=getDataView&header=none Publisher's landing page Metadata record containing information about the database and links to download data and documentation information
            1 http://www.seadatanet.org/Standards-Software/Common-Vocabularies SeaDataNet Common Vocabularies The SeaDataNet Vocabulary Server is populated with lists describing a wide range of entities relevant to marine metadata and data such as parameters, sea area names, platform classes, instrument types, and so on. information
            1 http://www.usgs.gov/science/about/ USGS Thesaurus The USGS Thesaurus contains thematic terms for categorizing information resources intended to support finding and understanding scientific information. information
            1 https://data.noaa.gov/harvest/850a876a-3f44-456f-9599-430b9b10b34d Marine geology data sets in data.noaa.gov from NOAA/NCEI More marine geology data sets in data.noaa.gov stewarded by NOAA/NCEI. search
            1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/g02896/ Data files and documentation All originator's data and documentation. download
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            MD_Identifier or RS_Identifier

            Count Component Code
            2 Archive
            1 In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS
            2 NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF
            1 urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
            1 various
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            EX_Extent

            Bounding Box Temporal Extent
            Count Component Description West East North South Start End
            1 North Pacific Ocean -176.045 172.075 73.55 50.041 19761004 19761004
            Unresolved Xlinks
            #boundingExtent at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dataQualityInfo[1]/gmd:DQ_DataQuality[1]/gmd:scope[1]/gmd:DQ_Scope[1]/gmd:extent[1]
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            EX_GeographicBoundingBox

            Count Component West East North South
            1 -176.045 172.075 73.55 50.041
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            EX_TemporalExtent

            Count Component Start End
            1 19761004 19761004
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            MD_Format

            Count Component Name Version specification
            1 ASCII
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            MD_Medium

            none found
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            MD_Constraints

            Count Component Use Limitation
            1 Please cite the originator of the data set, the date downloaded, and the National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA, as the source of the data.
            1 NCEI Copyright Statement Produced by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
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            MD_ReferenceSystem

            Count Component Code Authority Title
            1 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry
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            MD_GridSpatialRepresentation

            none found
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            MD_Georeferenceable or MI_Georeferenceable

            none found
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            MD_Georectified or MI_Georectified

            none found
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            MD_Dimension

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            MD_CoverageDescription or MI_CoverageDescription

            Count Component Attribute Description Content Type
            1 point The Latitude and Longitude (point) from which a sample of sediment or rock was collected from the sea floor or a lakebed.
            1 physicalMeasurement Information about the location from which a sample of sediment or rock was collected from the sea floor or a lakebed.
            1 physicalMeasurement Weight percent of particles within a specified size range.
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            MD_Band or MI_Band

            Count Component Identifier Descriptor
            1 Latitude Distance measured north or south from the equator. Distance north is positive, distance south is negative.
            1 Longitude Longitude is measured from the Prime Meridian (which is the north/south line that runs through Greenwich, England), values measured east are positive and values measured west are negative.
            1 Water Depth Meters The depth from the surface of the water to the sea floor or lakebed at the location where a measurement was taken or sample collection was begun.
            1 weight percent Percentage, by weight, of the particles from a sample or subsample that falls within a specified particle size range. The range may be expressed in milimeters or phi as inidcated in the dataset.
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            MI_RangeElementDescription

            none found
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            MD_AggregateInformation

            Count Component Title Code Association Type Code
            1 Archive largerWorkCitation
            1 NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF crossReference
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            LE_Source or LI_Source

            Count Component Title Date Description
            1 Unknown Jane Frazer Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
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            LE_ProcessStep or LI_ProcessStep

            Count Component DateTime Description
            1 1976-10-04T00:00:00 Received data from originator
            1 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.
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            MI_Operation

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            MI_Platform

            Count Component Code Description
            1 In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS Various ocean-based and lake-based ships, boats, remotely operated vehicles, submersibles, and other unspecified types of platforms
            GCMD User Support Office at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:identifier[1]/gmd:MD_Identifier[1]/gmd:authority[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
            Unresolved Xlinks
            In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]
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            MI_Instrument

            Count Component Code Type Description
            1 various
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