To release a digital map (GeoTIFF image) derived from multibeam observations that shows sea floor pseudo-colored backscatter intensity (a measure of sea floor texture and roughness) at a spatial resolution of 4 m/pixel.
Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?
Use_Constraints:Public domain data are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Although all data have been used by the USGS, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the USGS as to the accuracy of the data and/or related materials. The act of distribution shall not constitute any such warranty, and no responsibility is assumed by the USGS in the use of these data or related materials. Any use of trade, product, or firm names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. government.
|Data format:||GeoTIFF format pseudo-colored backscatter mosaic, GeoTIFF world file and associated metadata (zip file is 2.4 MB) in format TIFF (version Information unavailable from original metadata.) GeoTIFF Size: 2.4|
|Media you can order:||DVD-ROM (Density 4.75 Gbytes) (format UDF)|
This image is available as a GeoTIFF image with an accompanying world file. To utilize this data, the user must have an image viewer, image processing or GIS software package capable of importing a GeoTIFF image.