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51. Cape Mendocino, CA Earthquakes, April 25 & 26, 1992 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01209]   PARENT METADATA
On April 25, 1992, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake occurred in the Cape Mendocino area. Two additional earthquakes, magnitudes 6.6 and 6.7 occurred the next morning. The first earthquake was located six ...


52. Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake, September 21, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G02115]   PARENT METADATA
On September 21, 1999, at 1:47 AM local time, a magnitude MW 7.6 earthquake was felt throughout the island of Taiwan. A five county area, including the city of Taichung, experienced the greatest number ...


53. Duzce, Turkey Earthquake, November 12, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01934]   PARENT METADATA
The magnitude 7.2 quake occurred at 6.57 pm local time (16:57 GMT). Duzce lies on the eastern fringe of the region hit by the August 17 quake. Some areas experienced a one-two punch from the 1999 ...


54. Earthquake Damage - General [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01194]   PARENT METADATA
An earthquake is the motion or trembling of the ground produced by sudden displacement of rock in the Earth's crust. Earthquakes result from crustal strain, volcanism, landslides, and collapse of ...


55. Earthquake Damage in San Francisco, CA, April 18, 1906 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01195]   PARENT METADATA
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake was the largest event (magnitude 8.3) to occur in the conterminous United States in the 20th Century. Recent estimates indicate that as many as 3,000 people lost ...


56. Earthquake Damage to Schools [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01198]   PARENT METADATA
This set of slides graphically illustrates the potential danger that major earthquakes pose to school structures and to the children and adults who happen to be inside at the time of the earthquake. ...


57. Earthquake Damage to Transportation Systems [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01197]   PARENT METADATA
Earthquakes represent one of the most destructive natural hazards known to man. A serious result of large-magnitude earthquakes is the disruption of transportation systems, which limits post-disaster ...


58. Earthquake Damage, Armenian SSR, December 7, 1988 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01204]   PARENT METADATA
On December 7, 1988, at 11:41 A.M. local time a magnitude 6.9 earthquake shook northwestern Armenia and was followed four minutes later by a magnitude 5.8 aftershock. Swarms of aftershocks, some as ...


59. Earthquake Damage, Northern Iran, June 21, 1990 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01207]   PARENT METADATA
A magnitude 7.7 earthquake occurred in the Gilan Province between the towns of Rudbar and Manjil in northern Iran on Thursday, June 21, 1990. The event, the largest ever to be recorded in that part ...


60. Earthquakes in Central California, 1980-1984 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01202]   PARENT METADATA
There have been many earthquake occurrences in central California. This set of slides shows earthquake damage from the following events: Livermore, 1980, Coalinga, 1983; and Morgan Hill, 1984. All ...


61. Earthquakes in Southern California [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01201]   PARENT METADATA
There have been many earthquake occurrences in Southern California. This set of slides shows earthquake damage from the following events: Imperial Valley, 1979, Westmorland, 1981, Palm Springs, 1986; ...


62. El Quindio Colombia Earthquake, January 25, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01379]   PARENT METADATA
The El Quindio earthquake was one of the most destructive natural disasters to have occurred in Colombia in recent years. Long lasting economic and social impacts will continue to be felt in Armenia ...


63. Great Alaska Earthquake, Prince William Sound, March 28, 1964 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01200]   PARENT METADATA
The Prince William Sound magnitude 8.4 earthquake at 03:36 UT on March 28, 1964, was one of the largest shocks ever recorded on the North American Continent. The quake was felt over 500,000 square ...


64. Great Chile Earthquake of May 22, 1960 - Anniversary Edition [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01935]   PARENT METADATA
On May 22, 1960 (19:11 UTC), a Mw 9.5 earthquake occurred in southern Chile (39.5 S, 74.5 W). This was the largest earthquake ever instrumentally recorded. (It was not the largest in terms of dollar ...


65. Great Hanshin-Awaji (Kobe) Earthquake, January 17, 1995 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01214]   PARENT METADATA
The Earthquake - At 5:46 A.M. local time on January 17, 1995, a major earthquake occurred near the City of Kobe, Japan. The 6.9 magnitude earthquake had 40 km of bilateral rupture from a hypocenter ...


66. Izmit (Kocaeli) Turkey Earthquake, August 17 1999, Set 2, Structural Damage [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01958]   PARENT METADATA
On August 17, 1999, at 3:01 A.M. local time (00:01:39.8 UTC) a magnitude (Mw) 7.4 earthquake occurred along the westernmost North Anatolian fault. The earthquake epicenter was 11 km (7 mi) southeast ...


67. Izmit (Kocaeli) Turkey Earthquake, August 17 1999. Set 1, Coastal Effects [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01933]   PARENT METADATA
On August 17, 1999, at 3:02 am local time (00:02 GMT) a magnitude (Mw) 7.4 earthquake occurred on the northern Anatolian fault. The epicenter was located very close to the south shore of the Bay of ...


68. Landers and Big Bear California Earthquakes, June 28, 1992 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01210]   PARENT METADATA
California residents were rudely awakened early Sunday morning June 28, 1992, by an earthquake of magnitude 7.6 (Ms) followed by a smaller 6.7 (s) magnitude earthquake about three hours later. The ...


69. Loma Prieta Earthquake, October 18, 1989, Part 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01205]   PARENT METADATA
On October 17, 1989, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake occurred near Loma Prieta in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Movement occurred along a 40-km segment of the San Andreas fault from southwestof Los Gatos to ...


70. Loma Prieta Earthquake, October 18, 1989, Part 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01206]   PARENT METADATA
On October 17, 1989, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake occurred near Loma Prieta in the Santa Cruz Mountains. This earthquake is also known as the "San Francisco World Series Earthquake." The slide set focuses ...


71. Northridge, California Earthquake, January 17, 1994, Set 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01211]   PARENT METADATA
At 4:31 A.M. (Local time) on Monday, January 17, 1994, a magnitude 6.8 earthquake twenty miles west northwest of downtown Los Angeles awoke nearly everyone in southern California. Damage was most ...


72. Northridge, California Earthquake, January 17, 1994, Set 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01212]   PARENT METADATA
On Monday, January 17, 1994, an earthquake occurred that took 57 lives and caused $10 billion in property damage. This slide set includes damaged structures in more distant communities including Sylmar, ...


73. San Fernando Valley California Earthquakes of 1971 and 1994 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01213]   PARENT METADATA
This slide set compares two earthquakes that were separated by a distance of 10 miles and a time of 23 years. Disproving the notion that once an earthquake has occurred, an area is safe from future ...


74. Shikotan, Kuril Islands Earthquake, October 4, 1994, Set 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01229]   PARENT METADATA
A magnitude 8.1 earthquake occurred in the southern Kurils and on northern Hokkaido on Tuesday, October 5, 1994, (October 4 at 13:23 GMT). It was a sudden event, without any short-term precursors ...


75. Shikotan, Kuril Islands Earthquake, October 4, 1994, Set 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01373]   PARENT METADATA
The first slide set of Shikotan, Kuril Islands focused on damage caused by the earthquake. This second set, depicts much of the tsunami damage that occurred. At Kuzhno-Kurilsk, Kunsashir Island, tsunami ...


76. Collaborative Research: IPY: POLENET-Antarctica: Investigating Links Between Geodynamics and Ice Sheets - NSF-ANT06-32322 [NSF-ANT06-32322]
This project constructs POLENET a network of GPS and seismic stations in West Antarctica to understand how the mass of the West Antarctic ice sheet (WAIS) changes with time. The information is ultimately ...


77. Polenet East: An International Seismological Network for East Antarctica - NSF-ANT08-38973 [NSF-ANT08-38973]
The high elevations of East Antarctica are critical in localizing the initial Cenozoic glaciation and stabilizing it with respect to melting during warm interglacials. However, the geological history ...


78. WAIS grounding-zone migrations in Eastern Basin, Ross Sea and the LGM dilemma: New strategies to resolve the style and timing of outer continental shelf grounding events - NSF-ANT05-38475 [NSF-ANT05-38475]
This project determines the recent history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) through a multidisciplinary study of the seabed in the Ross Sea of Antarctica. WAIS is perhaps the world's most critical ...


79. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1311 [LMG1311]   PARENT METADATA
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


80. GGP - Corrected Minute Data [GGP-SG-CORMIN]
Global Geodynamics Project (GGP) - Earthquake Data


81. 1988 Brooks Range Seismic Survey [PASSCAL_BROOKS]
This survey was designed to gather a reversed wide-angle reflection/refraction profile in the northern Brooks Range. Data are useful in the investigation of the crustal structure of the Brooks Range ...


82. 1988 Spitak Earthquake Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.G01269]
The 1988 Spitak Earthquake database is an extensive collection of geophysical and geological data, maps, charts, images and descriptive text pertaining to the catastrophic earthquake in Armenia. This ...


83. 1989 Archean-Proterozoic transition Experiment [PASSCAL_APT]
Twenty-five 3-component stations installed along a 1500 km transect from western Ontario to eastern Wyoming recorded a total of 324 teleseismic and regional events with body wave magnitude greater ...


84. 1989 Greenland Seismic Survey [PASSCAL_GREENLAND_SURVEY]
The 1989 seismic survey was part of a large cooperative project mounted in Greenland to carry out geophysical studies of the Earth's oldest crust. The targets included possible oceanic crust under ...


85. 1990 Beaufort Ambient Seismo-Acoustics Beneath Ice Cover [PASSCAL_BASIC]
This experiment was part of an ONR (Office of Naval Research) sponsored effort to look at seismic noise propogating under an ice sheet. A set of 1 Hz and a set of 5 second seismometers were recorded ...


86. 1990 EDGE Experiment off of Virginia Coast [PASSCAL_EDGE_EXPT_VA]
The EDGE seismic experiment shot on the M/V GECO Searcher in September 1990 recorded seismic reflection profiles to 16 sec. in a 560 km grid off the coast of Virginia. Shots of a 10,000 cu. inch, ...


87. 1990 PASSCAL/USGS/GSC Brooks Range Seismic Survey [PASSCAL_BROOKS2]
In the summer of 1990, the U.S. Geological Survey, Rice University and the Geological Survey of Canada conducted a seismic experiment across the Brooks Range, Alaska. The goal of the experiment ...


88. 1991 Fogo Island On-Shore Off-Shore Experiment [PASSCAL_FOGO]
The data were acquired during July 1991 in conjunction with LITHOPROBE East. Three marine airgun lines were shot on the northeast Newfoundland shelf and recorded on Fogo Island off the north coast ...


89. 1994 Krafla Undershooting Experiment [PASSCAL_KRAFLA]
Thirty-eight instruments were used to shoot two perpendicular refraction profiles across the Krafla central volcano. The North/South profile is 20 km long while the East/West profile is 55 km long. ...


90. 1997 Seismic Hazard Assessment, Onondaga County, New York [NYSM_SEISMIC_HAZARD]
From the SEISMIC HAZARD ASSESSMENT, ONONDAGA COUNTY, NEW YORK Authors: Donald H. Cadwell, Ph.D. and Gary N. Nottis ABSTRACT Seismic shear-wave data collection is expanding ...


91. A Broadband Seismic Experiment to Image the Lithosphere Beneath the Gamburtsev Mountains and Surrounding Areas, East Antarctica [NSF-ANT05-37371]
This award supports a seismological study of the Gamburtsev Subglacial Mountains (GSM), a Texas-sized mountain range buried beneath the ice sheets of East Antarctica. The project will perform a passive ...


92. A broadband seismic experiment to image the lithosphere beneath the Gamburtsev Mountains, East Antarctica. [ASAC_2919]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2919 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Beneath the East Antarctic interior lies a great mountain range, the Gamburtsev ...


93. A comprehensive geophysical investigation to assess seismic hazards in the coassesment of seismicity in the Wabash Valley [PASSCAL_WABASH]
Recent paleoseismic evidence had shown there were 5-8 magnitude greater than 6 earthquakes in this region in the past 20,000 years. The study area has always been at the fringe of previously operated ...


94. A seismic refraction survey on sea ice near Butter Point, New Harbour, McMurdo Sound [K042_1980_1981_NZ_1]
A seismic refraction survey was conducted on sea ice near Butter Point to provide data on sediment thickness for possible further drilling and to investigate the cause of a reported gravity anomaly. ...


95. ABOA seismic broad band station [ABOA_bb]
Continuous seismic broad band data in the vicinity of Aboa station at 73S, 13W.


96. AFI 07/02_01 - Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - SEISMIC data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00342]
Seismic reflection data acquired in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Recording instrument: Geometrics Geode, 48 channels, active source (explosives). Five single-fold lines. Line length between ...


97. ANET_POLENET GPS and Seismic network [ANET_POLENET]
GPS data from continuously recording, autonomous, remote GPS stations installed on bedrock at locations across the Antarctic continent. Seismic data from continuously recording, autonomous remote ...


98. Acitve source digital seismic waveforms by SEAL exploration, East Antarctica [NIPR_GEO_SEIS_SEAL_MIZUHO]
Digital seismic waveforms by active source surveys on Mizuho Plateau, East Antarctica. All the data are available from network library system (POLARIS) in NIPR.


99. Active Tectonics of the Northern Dead Sea Fault System in Syria and Lebanon [GEO_CORNELL_ACTIVE_TECT]
Cornell University is conducting an interdisciplinary study of the active tectonics of the Dead Sea Fault System (DSFS) in Syria and Lebanon. One motivation for this research is the lack of information ...


100. Adirondack Broad Band Array (ABBA) [PASSCAL_ABBA]
Objective: Determination of anistropy and depth/characteristics of discontinuties in the mantle and the Moho beneath the Adirondacks. Preliminary results: Azimuthal Anisotropy is oriented ENE-WSW ...


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