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Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1202L1: Gulf of Mexico Exploration

EX-12-02-L1, EX1202L1

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)

Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2012): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1202L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5ST7MRG [access date].

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Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files (Version: 1)
Distributor DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Principal Investigator Mashkoor Malik

301-734-1015
mashkoor.malik@noaa.gov
Associated Resources
    EX1202L1
  • EX1202L1: Gulf of Mexico Exploration on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20120227 and 20120314
Resource Provider
  • NOAA/OAR/OER - Ocean Exploration and Research
Publisher
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC - National Geophysical Data Center
Date(s)
  • publication: 2012-04-27
Dataset Progress Status Complete
Data Update Frequency: Unknown
Purpose: To collect water column backscatter data during the mission.
Use Limitations
  • Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Time Period: 2012-02-27  to  2012-03-14
Spatial Reference System: urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 32.75
S: 24.05
E: -77.71
W: -85.72
Spatial Coverage Map:
Themes
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
  • water column backscatter
Places
  • Charleston
  • West Florida Escarpment
  • Western Florida Escarpment
  • DeSoto Canyon
  • Hurricane Katrina
  • MC20
  • Tampa
Use Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose. Distribution Liability: While NGDC makes every effort to ensure that its databases are error-free, errors do occur. We ask that you notify us immediately of any errors that you discover in our data. We will make every effort to correct them. With respect to documents available from this server, neither the United States Government nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose; nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed; nor represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2012): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1202L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5ST7MRG [access date].
Access Constraints
  • There are no access constraints on these data.
Fees
  • Free
Lineage Statement Lineage statement not available.

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