NGDC Marine Geology Data Archive
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ngdc.Marine_Geology

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Abstract: Marine Geologic data compilations and reports in the NGDC archive are from academic and government sources around the world. Over 6 terabytes of analyses, descriptions, and images of sediment and rock from the sea floor and lakebeds are available. Examples of data available include sediment/rock composition, physical properties, petrology/mineralogy, geochemistry, paleontology, paleomagnetism, ... View entire text

Purpose: Research in global change, benthic habitats, mineral resources, and environmental processes.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Multiple investigators
Dataset Title: NGDC Marine Geology Data Archive
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1930-01-01
Stop Date: 2013-11-20
Use Constraints 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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Data Center
World Data Center for Marine Geology and Geophysics, Boulder Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Email: at
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325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80305-3328
Country: USA
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Phone: (303) 497-6339
Fax: (303) 497-6513
Email: carla.j.moore at
Contact Address:
325 Broadway, Mail Code E/GC3
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80305-3328
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-11-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-11-22
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