To release a GeoTIFF of the sidescan-sonar data generated during NOAA survey H12298 in Block Island Sound, in UTM Zone 19, NAD 83.
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) and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as the originators of this information.
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|Data format:||The GeoTIFF image (h12298_1msss_utm19.tif), world file, and browse graphic along with associated metadata are contained in a zip file (WinZip 14.0). in format GeoTIFF (version Information unavailable from original metadata.) GeoTIFF Size: 6|
|Media you can order:||DVD-ROM (Density 4.75 Gbytes) (format UDF)|
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