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Correlation of Geomagnetic Polarity Time Scales
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_94-031

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Abstract: The files discussed in this dataset relate to a Data and Analysis paper
submitted to Journal of Geophysical Research entitled "The Correlation of
Geomagnetic Polarity Time Scales: An Internet Archive", by Gregory A. Mead.

This file has three purposes:

1. To list the files which are relevant to the question of correlation of
geomagnetic polarity time scales (GPTS).
2. To describe how to use the ... View entire text
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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: Gregory A. Mead
Dataset Title: Correlation of Geomagnetic Polarity Time Scales
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA Data Contribution Series #: 94-031
Dataset Release Date: 10/95
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 94-031
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource:
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 100 Ma
Paleo Stop Date: 0 Ma
Chrono Unit: Chrono Unit:
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Format: text, spreadsheets
Fees: none
Mead, G. A., Correlation of Cenozoic-Late Cretaceous geomagnetic polarity time scales: An Internet archive, J. Geophys. Res., 101(B4), 8107-8110,
10.1029/95JB03745, 1996.

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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-12-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23