ShakeMaps from the Earthquake Hazards Program, U.S Geological Survey
Entry ID: USGS_EHP_SHAKEMAPS

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Summary
Abstract: ShakeMap is a product of the U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Hazards Program in conjunction with regional seismic network operators. ShakeMap sites provide near-real-time maps of ground motion and shaking intensity following significant earthquakes. These maps are used by federal, state, and local organizations, both public and private, for post-earthquake response and recovery, public and scientific information, as well as for preparedness exercises and disaster planning.
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Description: Get ShakeMaps.

Description: ShakeCast - An Application for Automating ShakeMap Delivery to Critical Users and Facilitating Notification of Shaking Levels.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.51   S: 32.02   E: -113.61   W: -124.96
  N: 42.25   S: 36.74   E: -108.79   W: -114.3
  N: 49.39   S: 45.15   E: -116.53   W: -125.15

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Platform
MAPS Ancillary Description
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Please credit data provider.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Earthquake Hazards Program, Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: JOHN FILSON
Email: jfilson at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
Earthquake Hazards Program Office
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr., MS 905
City: Reston
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-04-08
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-03-17
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