Rock Properties Data
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_RockPropertiesData

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Summary
Abstract: The compressional (Vp) and shear (Vs) wave velocities of over 1000 rock samples
from around the world are presented at elevated confining pressures for use in
basic research and seismic and engineering applications. The samples include a
wide variety of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks from the continental
and oceanic crust, plus a large ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Dataset Title: Rock Properties Data
Dataset Release Place: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Online Resource: http://basin.gsca.nrcan.gc.ca/index_e.php
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Atlas of Canada, GeoAccess Division, Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, Geomatics Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://atlas.gc.ca/
Dataset ID: Rock Properties Data Set

Data Center Personnel
Name: MATT SALISBURY
Phone: +01-902-426-2002
Fax: +01-902-426-6152
Email: msalisbu at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Fees may apply for formatting, media and delivery
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-902-426-7262
Fax: +01-902-426-6152
Email: bszlavko at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-08-21
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-07-20
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