Akutan, Alaska Coastal Digital Elevation Model
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.536

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Abstract: NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) is building high-resolution digital elevation models (DEMs) to support individual coastal States as part of the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program's (NTHMP) efforts to improve community preparedness and hazard mitigation. These integrated bathymetric-topographic DEMs are used to support tsunami and coastal inundation mapping. Bathymetric, ... View entire text

Purpose: Developed for the University of Alaska at Fairbanks (UAF), Geophysical Institute for tsunami and coastal inundation modeling efforts for the State of Alaska.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.39   S: 53.61   E: -165.07   W: -166.89

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: Akutan, Alaska Coastal Digital Elevation Model
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1896-01-01
Stop Date: 2008-01-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution Range: < 1 meter
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Data Center
National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Email: kelly.carignan at noaa.gov
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Email: kelly.carignan at noaa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-06-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-08
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