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Layout of New Paleo Reports

Layout of New Paleo Reports
List of New Paleo Data File

The Start Position Column is used for fixed dumps only.

001 002 Surface Area Code CHAR SURFACE AREA CODE - The designated abbreviation assigned to Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) geographical units for identification purposes and for use on maps and in data bases.
003 006 Surface Block CHAR SURFACE BLOCK - Identifies a subdivision of an official protraction in which a well is located.
009 007 Lease Number CHAR LEASE NUMBER - The number assigned to a lease by the regulatory agency having jurisdiction over mineral activity in the territory where the lease is located.
016 005 Well Name CHAR WELL NAME - The name assigned to the well.
021 012 API Well Number CHAR API WELL NUMBER - A unique well identification number consisting of a two digit state code, a three digit county code, a five digit unique well code, and, if applicable, a two digit bypass or sidetrack code as defined in API Bulletin D12A.
033 002 Paleo Report ID Number NUM PALEO REPORT ID NUMBER - A sequence number applied by MMS to each paleontologic report submitted for a given borehole.
035 008 Public Release Date DATE PUBLIC RELEASE DATE (MMDDYYYY) - The date on which the data contained in a  paleontologic report is available for public review or distribution to the public, as specified by law, regulation, order or policy.
043 016 Surface X Coordinate NUM SURFACE X COORDINATE - X coordinate for a surface location (East or West measurement).
059 016 Surface Y Coordinate NUM SURFACE Y COORDINATE - Y coordinate for a surface location (North or South measurement).
075 012 Surface Latitude NUM SURFACE LATITUDE -The angular distance north or south of the equator measured in degrees along a meridian.
087 013 Surface Longitude NUM SURFACE LONGITUDE - The angular distance on the earth, east or west of the prime meridian at Greenwich, England, to the point on the earth's surface for which the position is being determined.  A positive value denotes East.