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Deep-Ocean Assessment and Reporting of Tsunamis (DART(R))
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ngdc.G10068

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Abstract: As part of the U.S. National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program (NTHMP), the Deep Ocean Assessment and Reporting of Tsunamis (DART(R)) Project is an ongoing effort to maintain and improve the capability for the early detection and real-time reporting of tsunamis in the open ocean. DART(R) stations have been sited in regions with a history of generating destructive tsunamis to ensure early detection ... View entire text

Purpose: To ensure early detection of tsunamis and to acquire data critical to real-time forecasts
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Description: Historic DART(R)/BPR Data. Data access to historic DART(R)/BPR data obtained from PMEL and NDBC.
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Description:  Time-series showing tsunami signal

Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 57.5   S: -46.92   E: 178.3   W: -175.58

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: Deep-Ocean Assessment and Reporting of Tsunamis (DART(R))
Dataset Release Date: 2005-09-02
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-10-19
Access Constraints Access to this dataset is unrestricted.
Use Constraints Cite as: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (2005): Deep-Ocean Assessment and Reporting of Tsunamis (DART(R)). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5F18WNS [access date]
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Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: None
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-11-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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