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Current and Near Real Time Earthquake Data from the USGS/National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC)
Entry ID: USGS_NEIC_NEARRT

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Summary
Abstract: The National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC of the
U.S. Geological Survey provides current earthquake information and
data including interactive earthquake maps, near real time earthquake
data, fast moment and broadband solutions, and lists of earthquakes
for the past 3 weeks.

Current earthquake information and data are located at:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

Near real time earthquake data is located at:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

Archives of past earthquakes can be found at:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eqinthenews/

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: Current earthquake information and data.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: USGS/NEIC
Dataset Title: Current and near real time earthquake data
Dataset Release Place: Golden, CO
Dataset Publisher: USGS/NEIC
Online Resource: http://neic.usgs.gov/


Location Keywords
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >EARTHQUAKES >EARTHQUAKES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >EARTHQUAKES >EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDE/INTENSITY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >EARTHQUAKES >EARTHQUAKE OCCURRENCES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >EARTHQUAKES >SEISMIC PROFILE >SEISMIC BODY WAVES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >EARTHQUAKES >SEISMIC PROFILE    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >EARTHQUAKES >SEISMIC PROFILE >SEISMIC SURFACE WAVES    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Platform
GROUND STATIONS    [Information]
SEISMOLOGICAL STATIONS    [Information]
MAPS    [Information]


Keywords
epicenter
magnitude
earthquake maps
tensor solutions
hypocenter
broadband solutions
phase data
fast moment solutions


Data Set Progress
IN WORK


Originating Center
USGS/NEIC


Data Center
National Earthquake Information Center, Earthquake Hazards Program, Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://neic.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY NEIC
Phone: 303-273-8500
Fax: 303-273-8450
Email: sedas at neis.cr.usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
National Earthquake Information Center
P.O. Box 25046
United States
Denver Federal Center, MS 967
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA


World Data Center for Seismology, Denver    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://neic.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY NEIC
Phone: 303-273-8500
Fax: 303-273-8450
Email: sedas at neis.cr.usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
National Earthquake Information Center
P.O. Box 25046
United States
Denver Federal Center, MS 967
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: online: web, ftp
Fees: none



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-03-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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