Plio-Pleistocene Astronomical Timescale
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_96-017

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of a comparison of published astronomically calibrated
timescales. The ASCII file lourens1996.dat contains composite depth,age,
oxygen isotope data from G. ruber-obliquus, sea surface temperature and
relative abundances of the planktonic foraminifers throughout the Pliocene to
early Pleistocene of the Mediterranean.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 47.0   S: 28.0   E: 40.0   W: -10.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: L.J. Lourens
Dataset Title: Plio-Pleistocene astronomical timescale
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER: 96-017
Dataset Release Date: 8/96
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 96-017
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/timescales/lourens1996/readm...
Paleo Temporal Coverage
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
NOAA/NCDC Code E/GCx3
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Format: text
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Utrecht University
City: Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands
Publications/References
Lourens, L.J., A. Antonarakou, F.J. Hilgen, A.A.M. Van Hoof, C.
Vergnaud-Grazzini, and W.J. Zachariasse, 1996, Evaluation of the
Plio-Pleistocene astronomical timescale. Paleoceanography, Vol. 11, No. 4,
Pages 391-413 August 1996.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-12-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-01-12
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