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1. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak GroundAcceleration [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_PGA]
Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution-peak ground acceleration is a 2.5 minute grid of global earthquake hazards developed using Global Seismic Hazard Program (GSHAP) data that incorporate expert ...


2. Global Earthquake Hazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_HFD]
Global Earthquake Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid utilizing Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS) Earthquake Catalog data of actual earthquake events exceeding 4.5 on the ...


3. Global Earthquake Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_MRD]
Global Earthquake Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid of global earthquake mortality risks. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) data provides a baseline estimate of ...


4. Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_MRD]
Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid identifying and characterizing the nature of multihazard risk at the global scale. For this study, multihazard considers the ...


5. The strength of the lower continental crust; evidence from the Stillwell Hills-Oygarden Group Coastline. [ASAC_1150]
The nature of the data were lithological and structural geological mapping, in addition to the collection of relevant geological specimens. The quality of the data collected ranges from detailed form ...


6. Doppler Orbitography by Radiopositioning Integrated on Satellite Data from NASA/CDDIS [CDDIS_DORIS_data]
The Doppler Orbitography by Radiopositioning Integrated on Satellite (DORIS) was developed by the Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES) with cooperation from other French government agencies. ...


7. Global Navigation Satellite System Data from NASA CDDIS [CDDIS_GNSS_data]
Global Navigation Satellite System data consists of the U.S. Global Positioning System (GPS) and the Russian GLObal NAvigation Satellite System (GLONASS) data sets. The Global Positioning System, ...


8. Satellite Laser Ranging Data from NASA CDDIS [CDDIS_SLR_data]
In Satellite Laser Ranging (SLR), a short pulse of coherent light generated by a laser (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) is transmitted in a narrow beam to illuminate corner ...


9. Geodynamic Models of Subsidence and Lithospheric Flexure at the ANDRILL Drill Sites: Implications for Cenozoic Tectonics and Ice Sheet History [NSF-ANT10-43700]
Intellectual Merit: This research will place the subsidence history of the southern Victoria Land Basin into a quantitative geodynamic context and will assess the influence of flexure associated with ...


10. Archaean to Proterozic Crustal evolution of the Stillwell Hills-Oygarden Group Coastline. [ASAC_2214]
With work carried out under ASAC_1150, the field work involved lithological and structural geological mapping, in addition to the collection of relevant geological speciemens. The quality of the data ...


11. Preliminary maps of Quaternary deposits and liquefaction susceptibility, nine-county San Francisco Bay region, California: a digital database, USGS OFR 00-444 [USGS_OFR_00444]
Map delineation of the different types and ages of Quaternary deposits supports evaluation of susceptibility to liquefaction, the immediate application of the work, but serves many other purposes ...


12. Antarctic Stress Map Project - Phase 1: Neogene-Quaternary volcanic alignments in the Transantarctic Mountains-Ross Sea region [MVG_cone]
In order to define stress orientation in the Antarctic interior, we have examined young volcanic cones found within Cenozoic volcanic provinces of the McMurdo Volcanic ...


13. Core and Borehole Fractures from the Cape Roberts Drilling Project, Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica: Transantarctic Mountains Front Stress Field History [CRP_Frac]
Natural and drilling-induced fractures in core, and fractures in borehole walls, were logged from three Cape Roberts Project drillholes located in the western Ross Sea, Antarctica. Core ...


14. Data on geomorphology, neotectonics, soils, permafrost and freshwater in the Antarctic Peninsula region. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM]   CHILD DIFs
In English: This dataset contains registered data on studies carried out by the research group on Geology from the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT). Data about geomorphology, neotectonics, ...


15. Kashmir Earthquake Virtual Clearinghouse [EERI_KASHMIR]
The virtual clearinghouse created by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) attempts to accumulate earthquake data quickly related to the Kashmir earthquake. Therefore, ...


16. Nechako NATMAP Project in Central British Columbia, Canada [Canada_GSC_NechakoNATMAP]
The Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) and the B.C. Geological Survey Branch (BCGS), together with researchers in universities and industry, have initiated a new geoscientific program in ...


17. Structural Features in Illinois: Faults [IGDNR_STRUCTFAULTS]
These data are for use at a scale of 1:500,000 or smaller only. They are appropriate for use in regional thematic analysis, for display purposes, and for mapping environmental phenomena ...


18. Western Superior Province NATMAP in Ontario and Manitoba [Canada_GSC_WestSupProvNATMAP]
The Western Superior NATMAP project was initiated in 1997 with the principal objective of updating the tectonic framework for greenstone-granite subprovinces of the western Superior Province, ...


19. World Stress Map [GEO_CORNELL_WORLD_STRESS]
The coverage contains information on contemporary tectonic stress in the crust. To determine the tectonic stress orientation, different types of stress indicators are used in the World ...


20. Pleistocene to Quaternary strain between active faults, San Francisco Bay Region [SF_BAY_FOLDS_01]
The need for a better understanding of the seismic risk posed by active blind faults is evident from recent damaging earthquakes in northern and southern California, including the Coalinga 1983, Loma ...


21. Geochemistry, paleomagnetism and intrusive history of the Ferrar Dolerites, Antarctica [K061_2004_2007_NZ_1]
A suite of geological samples were collected in the Transanatarctic Mountains for paleomagnetic and geochemical analysis. Combined with field observations, these samples will help determine magma ...


22. The direction of magma flow and behaviour of the magma in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Pandora Spyre and Terra Cotta Mountain, Victoria Land [K061_2007_2008_NZ_1]
Exposed at Terra Cotta Mountain and Pandora Spyre are vertical bladelike bodies of basaltic rock which cut across older pale colored sedimentary rocks. The pathway the magma took to the earth's surface ...


23. The direction of magma flow in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Coombs Hills, Victoria Land [K061_2005_2006_NZ_1]
Exposed at Coombs Hills are vertical bladelike bodies of basaltic rock that cut across older white sedimentary rocks and through deposits of a Jurassic volcanic complex (Mawson Formation). The majority ...


24. The physical features and dynamics of Ferrar dolerite dykes and sills within the Allan Hills, Victoria Land [K061_2006_2007_NZ_1]
At Allan Hills, dykes and sills are respectively sub-vertical and sub-horizontal magma bodies of fine textured basaltic rock, remnants of the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province when large ...


25. Volcanology and sedimentology of the phreatomagmatic eruptive system of the Mawson Formation in Coombs Hills, Victoria Land, Antarctica [K061_1999_2000_NZ_1]
The volcanology and sedimentology of a phreatomagmatic eruptive system in the Coombs Hills, Victoria Land was investigated to determine how magmatism is initiated and evolves during continental rifting. ...


26. Deep structure, continental margins nature and evolution of oceanic gateways in the NE border of the Antarctic Peninsula (Eastern Bransfield and Drake Passage, Antarctica [CNDP-ESP_IPY_POL2006-13836-C03-01]
En Espa?ol: El proyecto PASOC (campa?a DRAKE2008) se desarrolla en el marco del A?o Polar Internacional 2007-09 y se integra dentro del proyecto Plates and Gates. Esta iniciativa pretende establecer ...


27. Quaternary Fault and Fold Database for the United States [USGS_QFAULTS]
This website contains information on faults and associated folds in the United States that are believed to be sources of M>6 earthquakes during the Quaternary (the past 1,600,000 years). Maps of these ...


28. Seismic constraints and coulomb stress changes of a blind thrust fault system, 2: Northridge, California [USGS_OFR_2006_1158_BTFS_NR_CA]
We review seismicity, surface faulting, and Coulomb stress changes associated with the 1994 Northridge, California, earthquake. All of the observed surface faulting is shallow, extending meters to ...


29. Mapping Phyllic and Argillic-Altered Rocks in Southeastern Afghanistan using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) Data [USGS_OFR_2007_1006]
ASTER data and logical operators were successfully used to map phyllic and argillic-altered rocks in the southeastern part of Afghanistan. Hyperion data were used to correct ASTER band 5 and ASTER ...


30. Digital database of recently active traces of the Hayward Fault, California [USGS_DS_2006_177]
The purpose of this map is to show the location of and evidence for recent movement on active fault traces within the Hayward Fault Zone, California. The mapped traces represent the integration of ...


31. University of Miami GPS Volcano Monitoring Data on Surface Deformation: Available via Internet [UMIAMI_GPS_VOLCANO]
University of Miami GPS volcano monitoring data on surface deformation: available via Internet GPS volcano monitoring data is available from the University of Miami ftp site: corsica.rsmas.miami.edu ...


32. Planktic Foraminifer Census Data from Northwind Ridge Core 5 Arctic Ocean [OFR_91-346]
The U.S. Geological Survey recovered 9 piston cores from the Northwind Ridge in the Canada Basin of the Arctic Ocean from a cruise of the USCGC Polar Star during 1988. Preliminary analysis of the ...


33. Seismic Constraints and Coulomb Stress Changes of a Blind Thrust Fault System, 1: Coalinga and Kettleman Hills, California [USGS_OFR_2006_1149]
This report reviews the seismicity and surface ruptures associated with the 1982-1985 earthquake sequence in the Coalinga region in California, and the role of Coulomb stress in triggering the mainshock ...


34. New Zealand Active Faults Database [GNS_Faults]
The Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS) maintains the New Zealand Active Faults Database. This database has been designed to hold all data collected from investigations of active faults. ...


35. Effect of Structural Heterogeneity and Slip Distribution on Coseismic Vertical Displacement from Rupture on the Seattle Fault [USGS_OFR_2004_1010]
Workshops in 2001 and 2002 were convened to determine critical issues in the development of tsunami inundation maps for the Puget Sound region. The Tsunami Inundation Mapping Effort (TIME) is conducted ...


36. Nova Scotia Geoscience Publications (NovaScan) [Canada_NovaScotia_NovaScan]
This product provides on-line search capabilities for Nova Scotia's bibliographic geoscience database called NovaScan. All records contained in NovaScan are accessible as FGDC compliant metadata though ...


37. University of Washington Pacific Northwest Seismograph Network (PNSN) Earthquake Data [EARTH_CRUST_USGS_WASH_QUAKE_FTP]
The Pacific Northwest Seismograph Network (PNSN), a member of the Center for National Security Studies CNSS, is centered at the University of Washington's Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences . The PNSN ...


38. Compressional and Shear Wave Velocity Versus Depth in the San Francisco Bay Area, California: Rules for USGS Bay Area Velocity Model 05.0.0 [USGS_OFR_2005_1317]
This report summarizes and documents empirical compressional wave velocity (Vp) versus depth relationships for several important rock types in northern California used in constructing the new USGS ...


39. Spatial Databases for the Geology of the Northern Rocky Mountains - Idaho, Montana, and Washington [USGS_OFR_2005_1235]
A regionally consistent and integrated geologic spatial database for the Northern Rocky Mountains of Montana, Idaho, and eastern Washington, brings together forty-three 1:100,000- to 1:250,000-scale ...


40. Canadian National Earthquake Database [Canada_GSC_CdnNatlEarthquakData]
The National Earthquake Database (NEDB) comprises a number of separate databases (summarized below), all developed and administered under the INGRES Relational Database Management System. ...


41. Chinese Rock Rheology Data; WDC Geophysics/Beijing [EARTH_CRUST_WDCD_RHEOLOGY1]
The following petrophysical data is available : a) strength, dilatancy, and stress-strain relation of granite and gabbro at pressures up to 400 MPa and temperatures up to 400 deg. C. b) strength, ...


42. Sumatra-Andaman Islands Earthquake - 2004 [IRIS_9.0_EQ]
A magnitude 9.0 megathrust earthquake occurred on December 26, 2004 just off the coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. The earthquake happened on the interface of the India and Burma plates. Based on preliminary ...


43. Databases and Simplified Geology for Mineralized Areas, Claims, Mines and Prospects in Colorado [USGS_OFR_2003_090]
This data release contains mineral resource data for metallic and nonmetallic mineral sites in the State of Colorado. Along with the resource data, there is additional data, such as mineralized areas ...


44. Digital Geology Database QMAP [GNS_QMAP]
The quarter million mapping (QMAP) programme is the national 1:250 000 digital geological mapping project. It is upgrading the national digital coverage of New Zealand's geology. The database is being ...


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