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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 IN WORK 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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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
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints Access to this dataset is unrestricted.
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.
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Data Set Progress
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: None
Phone: (303) 497-4797
Fax: (303) 497-6513
Email: Aaron.Sweeney at
Contact Address:
325 Broadway, Mail Code E/NE42
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80305-3328
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2016-04-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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