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A Hypercube of Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Marine Geological and Geophysical Data

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            title:  A Hypercube of Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Marine Geological and Geophysical Data
            date:  (CI_Date)
                date:  2000-01-01
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                date:  2000-01-01
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                  Anchor:  DOI doi:10.7289/V5057CV7
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                individualName:  Dr. Christopher Jenkins
                organisationName:  Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado
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                individualName:  Dr. William Haxby
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                individualName:  Dr. William Ryan
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        abstract:  Dr. Christopher Jenkins of the University of Colorado Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR), produced this data hypercube derived from the prime data (exclusive of G.R.A.P.E. and logging data) of the Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP). The Deep-Sea Drilling Project legacy data on the lithologies and physical properties of core recoveries is reprocessed into a uniformly formatted, integrated dataset which can be worked on in a wide range of software applications for query, analysis, mapping and visualization. The goal is to create a dataset which is able to be used efficiently across many science disciplines, especially in the fields of global change, ocean management and earth sciences research. The hypercube data model allows scientists and others to easily comprehend and work with the data layout and content. The integration has employed methods of standardization, linguistic parsing, error trapping, uncertainty analysis, and presentation that have developed and been validated over a decade of use in dbSEABED, for marine ecology, resources, engineering, research and survey. Nevertheless integration of the DSDP dataset has been challenging, not all the DSDP data could be treated successfully.
        purpose:  Scientific Research
        credit:  The DSDP data were prepared by Dr. Christopher Jenkins of the Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research with funding from the Consortium for Ocean Leadership.
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            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > Marine Sediments > Sedimentation
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > Marine Sediments > Sediment Composition
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > Marine Sediments > Stratigraphic Sequence
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > PALEOCLIMATE > Ocean/Lake Records > Sediments
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            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > Rocks/Minerals > Age Determinations
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > Rocks/Minerals > Bedrock Lithology
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > Rocks/Minerals > Igneous Rocks
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > Rocks/Minerals > Metamorphic Rocks
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > Rocks/Minerals > Sedimentary Rocks
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > Geomagnetism > Paleomagnetism
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            keyword:  DRILLING PLATFORMS
            keyword:  OCEAN PLATFORMS
            keyword:  LABORATORY
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            keyword:  INFOTERRA > Environmental information > Environ. information networks > Environ. information networks
            keyword:  INFOTERRA > Environmental management > Resources management > Deep sea deposits
            keyword:  INFOTERRA > Subject disciplines > Geology > Geology
            keyword:  INFOTERRA > Subject disciplines > Marine geology > Marine geology
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            keyword:  Solid Earth > Crust
            keyword:  Geographic Region > Global Ocean
            keyword:  Vertical Location > Sea Floor
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            otherConstraints:  Cite as: Jenkins, C., Haxby, W., and W. Ryan (2000): A Hypercube of Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Marine Geological and Geophysical Data. National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5057CV7
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            otherConstraints:  Access to this dataset is unrestricted.
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            useLimitation:  Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
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            otherConstraints:  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.
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                title:  Jenkins, C., Haxby, W., and W. Ryan. A Data Hypercube of the DSDP Legacy Data. Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado at Boulder [http://instaar.colorado.edu/~jenkinsc/dbseabed/hypercube/dsdp2ngdc.htm]
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                    organisationName:  Christopher Jenkins
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            description:  Global sea floor - sparse locations
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                  Real:  0
                verticalCRS:  msl depth in meters
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        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  The Latitude and Longitude (point) from which a sample of sediment or rock was collected from the sea floor or a lakebed.
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            descriptor:  Distance measured north or south from the equator. Distance north is positive, distance south is negative.
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                aName:  Longitude
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            descriptor:  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.
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                identifier:  decimal degrees
                name:  decimal degrees
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    contentInfo:  (MI_CoverageDescription)
        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  Text files in GIS format, ArcMAP/ArcSCENE shapefiles in both goegraphic xyz and geology time xyt coordinates, and KML top-level index files.
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            descriptor:  Author description - Geological time in the original DSDP data was given in terms of period, stage, and zone biostratigraphic and chronostratigraphic terms. Only rarely were absolute isotopic or paleomagnetic ages attached to materials. Unfortunately, but inevitably, the geologic time scales in use evolved during DSDP, and on-board age determinations were interim. Lazarus et al. (1995) developed age-depth models for 88 of the drilled holes according to one time scale and those models are refined, extended and served now through Chronos (2007). The revisions of time scales and time terms were not propagated systematically through the DSDP data, though some post-cruise datings were merged in during creation of the CDROM compilation. We have taken the CDROM age determinations such as Early Oligocene and applied the International Stratigraphic Commission (ICS) timescale (Gradstein et al. 2004) to those names. This is a simplistic approach, admittedly, but we look to qualified geochronologists to replace these ages with better calibrated values in the future. The assessed scale of error in the method is of the order of less than 1My (exceptionally up to 4My) to judge from successive revisions of stage absolute ages (Gradstein et al. 2004). The method of parsing the age terms was as follows. Age values are encountered in the CDROM, AGEPROF or PALEO, lines, given usually as a stage name, perhaps with a division like (early). In the dbSEABED dictionary the chronological unit names are assigned absolute values (e.g. entry, rupeln,Rupelian Stage,date,28.4,33.9,0.1, 0.1) of youngest, oldest, youngest uncertainty, oldest uncertainty. The unit is millions of years (my). The parser uses the youngest/oldest limits to create a code like (28.4y:o33.9) (with the uncertainties e.g., 28.4[0.1]y:o33.9[0.1]). An analysed age such as K-Ar dating will appear in EXT (e.g., 0.0023[0.0001]y:o), a biostratigraphic age in PRS. Where an age range is given, such as "upper_oligocene to lower_miocene" the two age ranges are combined, giving in this case the result (15.97t:b28.4). So that data can be plotted to GIS, the code is transferred to a single central value in the preparation of the DSD_...n and Shapefile filesets. So that all samples have a time coordinate, just as they have a geographic coordinate, an age-depth index was built and was used to spread the age values throughout entire the DSD_...n and Shapefile filesets. Undated samples took the age of the sample next above.
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                aName:  vertical coordinate
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            descriptor:  Author description - The vertical datums used during data collection and archiving have been an impediment to creating a global analysable structure from ocean lithologic data. In this project we retain the original values, but the prime vertical coordinate is altitude relative to present sealevel. By using altitudes we keep the proper handedness of the data. Of course, sealevel is an inexact datum, but the variations are unlikely to be an issue except for closed-spaced or re-occupied DSDP holes.
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                aName:  data type/audit code
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            descriptor:  Author description - A feature of dbSEABED outputs is the DataType or Audit Code. In first-level outputs it holds record of the data themes that contribute to an output record, for instance LTH.COL.GTC for lithology, colour, geotechnical. It will be different for extracted and parsed outputs. On merging these, as is done for the ONE and WWD output levels, DataType records whether a parameter is extracted (i.e., analysed, numeric) or parsed (i.e., descriptive, word-based), or specially calculated (estimated). A sequence like PPPxPPxxxxPEEEPExxxPE shows the EXT, PRS, CLC origins of the next 20 parameters, from [Gravel] to [GeolAge].
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            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  sample key
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            descriptor:  Author description - We attach a sequential number - Sample Key - to each observed unit, segregation, sample, phase or fraction: in short to each different analysed material. Some samples are subject to many different analyses, and then one key applies to all those analyses. High value is obtained from this because it allows inter-parameter comparisons. When an observation is made at different scales, such as a visual description versus a smear slide, that counts as different material and key. A code for the DSDP Leg, Site, Hole, Core and Section is given for each material (e.g., DSDP:23:310:A:15:6) and can be used in relational databases. Other details on the sectioning and labelling of the core materials is provided by NOAA (2000).
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            specification:  American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII) text format.
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            specification:  ArcMAP/ArcSCENE shapefiles, both geographic XYZ and geologic time XYT coordinates
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            version:  2
            specification:  Keyhole Markup Language (KML)
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            name:  MS Access
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            specification:  Microsoft Access Database Files
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                organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
                positionName:  Marine Geology Data Manager
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                        city:  Boulder
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                        postalCode:  80305-3328
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  geology.info@noaa.gov
                    hoursOfService:  7:30 - 5:00 Mountain
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                linkage: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/dsdp/hypercube/dsdphypercube.html
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                name: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/dsdp/hypercube/dsdphypercube.html
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                linkage: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/dsdp/hypercube/DSDP_2NGDC_Apr07.zip
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                description:  Download complete hypercube, all formats, as a zip file.
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    dataQualityInfo:  (DQ_DataQuality)
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                dataset:  gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology:G03930
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            nameOfMeasure:  Horizontal Positional Accuracy
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            evaluationMethodDescription:  The horizontal accuracy of data values is approximately .0001 degree of latitude/longitude.
            result:
        report:  (DQ_QuantitativeAttributeAccuracy)
            nameOfMeasure:  Reliability
            measureDescription:  Quality control was performed by the originator.
            evaluationMethodDescription:  Quality control was performed by the originator.
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            statement:  The DSDP hypercube was created by Dr. Christopher Jenkins.
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                description:  Received data from originator
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2000-01-01T00:00:00
            source:  (LI_Source)
                description:  Dr. Christopher Jenkins
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        dateOfNextUpdate:  2015-04-18
        maintenanceNote:  Metadata Review Date: 2015-04-18
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            individualName:  Carla J. Moore
            organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                    facsimile:  (303) 497-6513
                address:  (CI_Address)
                    deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway, Mail Code E/GC3
                    city:  Boulder
                    administrativeArea:  CO
                    postalCode:  80305-3328
                    country:  USA
                    electronicMailAddress:  geology.info@noaa.gov
                hoursOfService:  7:30 - 5:00 Mountain
            role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
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    acquisitionInformation:  (MI_AcquisitionInformation)
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  various
            type:
            description:  Sediment and rock drill samples/cores
        platform:  (MI_Platform)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                authority:  (CI_Citation)
                    title:  NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
                    date:  (CI_Date)
                        date:  2008-02-05
                        dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                    citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                        organisationName:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) User Support Office
                        contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                            phone:
                            address:  (CI_Address)
                                deliveryPoint:  NASA Global Change Master Directory, Goddard Space Flight Center
                                city:  Greenbelt
                                administrativeArea:  MD
                                postalCode:  20771
                                country:  USA
                                electronicMailAddress:  gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
                            onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                                linkage: http://gcmd.nasa.gov/index.html
                                protocol:  http
                                applicationProfile:  web browser
                                name:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
                                description:  Home Page
                                function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                            contactInstructions: http://gcmd.nasa.gov/MailComments/MailComments.jsf?rcpt=gcmduso
                        role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
                    citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                        organisationName:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
                        contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                            phone:
                            address:  (CI_Address)
                                deliveryPoint:  NASA Global Change Master Directory, Goddard Space Flight Center
                                city:  Greenbelt
                                administrativeArea:  MD
                                postalCode:  20771
                                country:  USA
                                electronicMailAddress:  gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
                            onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                                linkage: http://gcmd.nasa.gov/Resources/valids/
                                protocol:  http
                                applicationProfile:  web browser
                                name:  NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keyword Page
                                description:  This page describes the NASA GCMD Keywords, how to reference those keywords and provides download instructions.
                                function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) download
                            contactInstructions: http://gcmd.nasa.gov/MailComments/MailComments.jsf?rcpt=gcmduso
                        role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
                code:  SHIPS > SHIPS
            description:  Various ships
            instrument: