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NOS Bathymetric Maps

This collection of bathymetric contour maps which represent the seafloor topography includes over 400 individual titles and covers US offshore areas including Hawaii and Alaska. Most titles are available in full color while some titles are available only in black/white. Maps are available as paper copy, scanned images on CD and scanned images downloadable from NGDC's web site. These maps/images are not to be used for navigational purposes.
Cite this dataset when used as a source.
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Distribution Formats
  • ASCII
  • Tiff images
  • Map Services
Distributor Constance Slusser
Technical Information Specialist
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
(303) 497-6826
Constance.Slusser@noaa.gov
Dataset Point of Contact Robin Warnken
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
303 497-6338
Robin.R.Warnken@noaa.gov
Time Period: 1967-01-01 to 1991-01-01
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 73
S: 5
E: -64
W: 174
General Documentation
Date(s)
  • publication: unknown
Dataset Progress Status Complete
Data Update Frequency: Not planned
Purpose: Scientific display of seafloor topography.
Use Limitations
  • 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.
Originator(s)
  • NOAA/ Office of Coast Survey
Publisher(s)
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Theme keywords NASA/GCMD Earth Science Keywords
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seamounts
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Submarine Canyons
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Trenches
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Water Depth
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Place keywords None
  • US Offshore
Project keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • ICSU-WDS > International Council for Science - World Data System
Use Constraints
  • Use Constraints: Not to be used for navigation
Access Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None
Fees
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Lineage information for: repository
Processing Steps
  • 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.
Last Modified: 2015-09-17
For questions about the information on this page, please email: Robin.R.Warnken@noaa.gov