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Location-only satellite telemetry data for North Pacific Humpback Whales in the Bering Sea collected by Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Mammal Laboratory from 2007-08-11 to 2011-10-08 (NCEI Accession 0138946)

Metadata Updated: November 1, 2023

This dataset contains ARGOS location data (latitude and longitude in decimal format) and associated time (date and time) and location quality (as defined by Argos System, www.argos-system.org) information. Data were collected using Wildlife Computers PTT-only SPOT 5 satellite transmitters and PTT identification is also provided with the data. Satellite transmitters were deployed on North Pacific humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) in the eastern Bering Sea.

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License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Date 2023-03-15T01:24:38Z
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 1, 2023
Reference Date(s) December 28, 2015 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOAA/NESDIS/ncei/accessions

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Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date 2023-03-15T01:24:38Z
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 1, 2023
Reference Date(s) December 28, 2015 (publication)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nodc:0138946
Access Constraints Cite as: Kennedy, Amy; Zerbini, Alexandre; Rone, Brenda; Clapham, Phillip (2015). Location-only satellite telemetry data for North Pacific Humpback Whales in the Bering Sea collected by Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Mammal Laboratory from 2007-08-11 to 2011-10-08 (NCEI Accession 0138946). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0138946. Accessed [date]., Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
Bbox East Long -164.645
Bbox North Lat 61.936
Bbox South Lat 52.803
Bbox West Long 170.806
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
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Harvest Object Id a947f5bc-0c0c-43b8-be80-b4be6aba9084
Harvest Source Id c084a438-6f6b-470d-93e0-16aeddb9f513
Harvest Source Title NOAA/NESDIS/ncei/accessions
Licence accessLevel: Public
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Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[170.806, 52.803], [-164.645, 52.803], [-164.645, 61.936], [170.806, 61.936], [170.806, 52.803]]]}
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2007-08-11
Temporal Extent End 2011-10-08

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