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Multibeam collection for AT07L13: Multibeam data collected aboard Atlantis from 2002-05-24 to 2002-06-04, departing from Galapagos, Ecuador and returning to Galapagos, Ecuador
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    language:  eng; USA
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    parentIdentifier:  AT07L13
    hierarchyLevel:  (MD_ScopeCode) series
    hierarchyLevelName:  Multibeam Collection Level Metadata
    contact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
        individualName:  Evan Robertson
        organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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            address:  (CI_Address)
                electronicMailAddress:  Evan.Robertson@noaa.gov
        role:  (CI_RoleCode) pointOfContact
    dateStamp:  2014-11-26
    metadataStandardName:  ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data
    metadataStandardVersion:  ISO 19115-2:2009(E)
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            geometricObjectType:  (MD_GeometricObjectTypeCode) curve
            geometricObjectCount:  9
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                title:  Horizontal Datum: Unknown
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            code:  Horizontal Datum: Unknown
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    identificationInfo:  (MD_DataIdentification)
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            title:  Multibeam collection for AT07L13: Multibeam data collected aboard Atlantis from 2002-05-24 to 2002-06-04, departing from Galapagos, Ecuador and returning to Galapagos, Ecuador
            alternateTitle:  AT07L13
            date:  (CI_Date)
                date:  2002-05-24
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            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.multibeam:AT07L13_Multibeam
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:  National Geophysical Data Center, Boulder, Colorado, USA
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                organisationName:  Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI)
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) originator
        abstract:  This data set is part of a larger set of data called the MultiBeam Bathymetric Data Base (MBBDB) where other similar data can be found at http://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/multibeam/
        purpose:  The intent of these data is to make high-resolution bathymetry available to the public for a wide variety of uses such as research and earth science analysis. These data are not intended to be used for navigation. Nautical charts produced and certified by NOAA should be used for navigational purposes. For more information on NOAA's nautical charts, go to NOAA's Office of Coast Survey website at: http://chartmaker.ncd.noaa.gov.
        status:  (MD_ProgressCode) completed
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            individualName:  Hammond, S.
            organisationName:  US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
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            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Water Depth
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            keyword:  In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Profilers/Sounders > Acoustic Sounders > > MSBS > Multibeam Swath Bathymetry System
            keyword:  In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Profilers/Sounders > Acoustic Sounders > > MBES > Multibeam Mapping System
            keyword:  In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Profilers/Sounders > Acoustic Sounders > > SONAR > Sound Navigation and Ranging
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            keyword:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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            useLimitation:  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.
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_Constraints)
            useLimitation:  Not to be used for navigation. Although these data are of high quality and useful for planning and modeling purposes, they are not suitable for navigation. For navigation, please refer to the NOS nautical chart series.
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_Constraints)
            useLimitation:  These data are considered raw and have not been subjected to the NOAA's quality control or quality assurance procedures. They are released for limited public use as preliminary data to be used only with appropriate caution. 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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                code:  AT07L13
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        language:  eng; USA
        characterSet:
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            description:  Global extent, including oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, and bays
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                westBoundLongitude:  -90.2862856798033
                eastBoundLongitude:  -85.8487192536466
                southBoundLatitude:  -0.780848199294184
                northBoundLatitude:  0.853310000485656
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                extent:
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                    beginPosition:  2002-05-24
                    endPosition:  2002-06-04
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                minimumValue:
                  Real:  -4385
                maximumValue:
                  Real:  0
                verticalCRS:  msl depth in meters
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    distributionInfo:  (MD_Distribution)
        distributionFormat:  (MD_Format)
            name:  NGDC created ISO metadata
            version:
            specification:  ISO standard XML metadata generated during data ingest
        distributionFormat:  (MD_Format)
            name:  SeaBeam 2100 series vender format
            version:
            specification:  SeaBeam 2100, bathymetry, amplitude and sidescan, 151 beams and 2000 pixels, ascii with binary sidescan, SeaBeam Instruments
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                organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > United States Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Nation\ al Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC)
                positionName:  Multibeam Bathymetry Database Manager
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                        voice:  (303) 497-6390
                        facsimile:  (303) 497-6513
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                        deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway E/GC3
                        city:  Boulder
                        administrativeArea:  CO
                        postalCode:  80305-3328
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  mb.info@noaa.gov
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                linkage: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/bathymetry/multibeam.html
                name:  Multibeam Bathymetry
                description:  Home page for Multibeam Bathymetry data at NGDC
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                linkage: http://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/bathymetry/
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                description:  NGDC map service for discovery of multibeam and bathymetry data.
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                linkage: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_0=l&v_0=AT07L13&t=101378&s=8&d=70&d=75&d=76&d=91&d=74&d=73&d=72&d=81&d=82&d=85&d=86&d=79&no_data=suppress
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                description:  List of cruise related files available for download.
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                description:  Listing of cruise that includes basic information about the cruise and option for downloading all cruise data.
                function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) download
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    dataQualityInfo:  (DQ_DataQuality)
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            statement:  Multibeam data is collected by vessels of varying characteristics including ships, small boats, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV). NGDC archives raw data, processed data, and associated products. All data and products are made available to the public via NGDC's map services and text search interfaces.
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            individualName:  Evan Robertson
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                title:  SeaBeam 2112 Multibeam Echosounder
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                    organisationName:  L-3 ELAC Nautik
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                            voice:  +49 431 883 0
                            facsimile:  +49 431 883 496
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                            deliveryPoint:  Neufeldtstrasse 10
                            city:  Kiel
                            postalCode:  24118
                            country:  Germany
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            description:  Seabeam 2112 (12 Khz) swath bathymetric sonar system. The system, originally used for high accuracy (Seabeam Classic) charting of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), is capable of hydrographic charting and seafloor acoustic backscatter imaging in water depths of 50 to 11,000 meters with up to 151 beams. Swath coverage (75 percent of water depth) varies as a function of depth, from 150 degrees at 1,000 meters, to 120 degrees at 5,000 meters, and 90 degrees at 11,000 meters, with a resolution of two degrees. The system regularly operates in 4000+ meters of water but is effective in shallower applications (less than 500m).
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                code:  Atlantis
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