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NAMSS Alaska Data
Entry ID: NAMSS_Alaska

Abstract: High-quality seismic reflection data are essential to geological investigation
of the offshore. Over the past thirty years the USGS has acquired approximately
12,000 km of 2D data off the west coast of the United States. During this same
period the petroleum exploration industry acquired probably 30 to 50 times that
amount. To date, these data have been proprietary and available for publishable
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Caption:  Map of Alaska showing WesternGeco tracklines.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 72.0   S: 48.0   E: -131.0   W: 168.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: NAMSS Alaska Data
Dataset Publisher: Western Coastal & Marine Geology, USGS
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SHIPS Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
American Geological Institute Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (703) 379-2480
Fax: (703) 379-7563
Email: keane at
Contact Address:
American Geological Institute
4220 King Street
City: Alexandria
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 22302-1502
Country: USA
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Fees: none
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-03-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24