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1. Major Tsunamis of 1992 - Nicaragua and Indonesia [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01219]
At 7:16 p.m. on September 1, 1992, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 generated a tsunami with waves between eight and fifteen meters high that struck twenty-six towns along 250 km of Nicaragua's ...


2. 1976 Los Amateos, Guatemala Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.9]
The magnitude 7.5 earthquake killed 23,000, injured 76,000, and caused $1,100 million in property damage. It was felt over 100,000 square kilometers and was accompanied by extensive surface faulting. ...


3. 1986 San Salvador, El Salvador Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.43]
At least 1,000 people killed, 10,000 injured, 200,000 homeless and severe damage in the San Salvador area. About 50 fatalities were the result of landslides in the epicentral area. Some damage at ...


4. 1992 Masachapa, Nicaragua Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.44]
At least 116 people killed, more than 68 missing and over 13,500 left homeless in Nicaragua. At least 1,300 houses and 185 fishing boats were destroyed along the west coast of Nicaragua.


5. Cerro Negro, Nicaragua Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.264]
This cinder cone in western Nicaragua has a name that means "black hill." It has erupted more than 20 times since its birth in 1850. Explosive eruptions from the central crater are often accompanied ...


6. null Irazu, Costa Rica Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.266]
Located 25 km from San Jose, Irazu is the highest volcano in Costa Rica and also has the country's earliest historic eruption (1772).


7. Subbottom Profile Data Collection for EX1103L2: Galapagos Rift Expedition [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.EX1103L2_SubbottomProfiler]
Profile data files: Subbottom Profiler


8. Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population and Land Area Estimates, Version 2 [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_URPLAEV2]
The Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population and Land Area Estimates, Version 2 data set consists of country-level estimates of urban population, rural population, total population ...


9. National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates (PLACE) [CIESIN_SEDAC_NAGDC_PLACE]
The Population, Landscape And Climate Estimates (PLACE) dataset contains estimates of national-level aggregations of territorial extent and population size by biome, climate zone, coastal proximity, ...


10. National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 2 (PLACE II) [CIESIN_SEDAC_NAGDC_PLACEII]
The Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 2 (PLACE II) dataset contains estimates of national-level aggregations of territorial extent and population size by biome, climate zone, coastal ...


11. National Aggregates of Geospatial Data Collection: Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 3 (PLACE III) [CIESIN_SEDAC_NAGDC_PLACEIII]
The Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates, Version 3 (PLACE III) data set contains estimates of national-level aggregations in urban, rural, and total designations of territorial extent and ...


12. Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2010 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_2010]
The Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2010 Release is a composite index for 157 countries derived from the average of four proximity-to-target indicators for eco-region protection (weighted ...


13. Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2012 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_NRPCHI12]
The Natural Resource Protection and Child Health Indicators, 2012 Release, are produced in support of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation as selection criteria for funding eligibility. These ...


14. Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Infant Mortality Rates [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_IMR]
The Global Subnational Infant Mortality Rates consists of estimates of infant mortality rates for the year 2000. The infant mortality rate for a region or country is defined as the number of children ...


15. Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_GSPCM]
The Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition dataset consists of estimates of the percentage of children with weight-for-age z-scores that are more than two standard deviations below the ...


16. Poverty Mapping Project: Small Area Estimates of Poverty and Inequality [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_SAEPI]
The Small Area Estimates of Poverty and Inequality dataset consists of consumption-based poverty, inequality and related measures for subnational administrative units in approximately twenty countries ...


17. Poverty Mapping Project: Unsatisfied Basic Needs [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_UBN]
The Unsatisfied Basic Needs dataset consists of measures of household level wellbeing and access to basic needs (such as adequate housing conditions, water, electricity, sanitation, education, and ...


18. Urban Landsat: Cities from Space [CIESIN_SEDAC_URBAN_LANDSAT]
The Urban Landsat: Cities from Space dataset contains images for 66 urban areas and the raw, unerlying data for 28 of these places. Each image shows a Landsat false color composite in UTM projection. ...


19. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Coastlines [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_COASTLINES]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Coastlines are derived from the land area grid to show the outlines of pixels (cells) that contain administrative units in GPWv3. The coastlines ...


20. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Land and Geographic Unit Area Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_LANDGEOG]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Land and Geographic Unit Area Grids measure land areas in square kilometers and the mean unit size (population-weighted) in square kilometers. The ...


21. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): National Administrative Boundaries [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_NADMINBND]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Centroids consists of estimates of human population counts and densities for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 by administrative unit ...


22. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): National Identifier Grid [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_NATIDEN]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) National Identifier Grid is derived from the land area grid to create a raster surface where pixels (cells) that cover the same country or territory ...


23. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Population Count Grid [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_POPCOUNT]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 2.5 arc-minute grid cells and associated datasets dated circa 2000. ...


24. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Population Count Grid, Future Estimates [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_POPCOUNTFE]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Future Estimates consists of estimates of human population for the years 2005, 2010, and 2015 by 2.5 arc-minute grid cells and associated datasets ...


25. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Population Density Grid [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_POPDENS]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 2.5 arc-minute grid cells and associated datasets dated circa 2000. ...


26. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Population Density Grid, Future Estimates [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_POPDENSFE]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3), Future Estimates consists of estimates of human population for the years 2005, 2010, and 2015 by 2.5 arc-minute grid cells. A proportional allocation ...


27. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Subnational Administrative Boundaries [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_SUBADBND]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Subnational Administrative Boundaries are the basis of the population data products in GPWv3. Due to copyright restrictions, only maps of the subnational ...


28. HANPP Collection: Global Patterns in Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_HANPP]
The Global Patterns in Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) portion of the HANPP Collection represents a digital map of human appropriation of net primary productivity measured ...


29. HANPP Collection: Global Patterns in Net Primary Productivity (NPP) [CIESIN_SEDAC_HANPP_NPP]
The Global Patterns in Net Primary Productivity (NPP) portion of the HANPP Collection maps the net amount of solar energy converted to plant organic matter through photosynthesis. NPP is measured ...


30. HANPP Collection: Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) by Country and Product [CIESIN_SEDAC_HANPP_CPROD]
The Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) by Country and Product portion of the HANPP Collection contains tabular data on carbon-equivalents of consumption by country and by type ...


31. HANPP Collection: Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity as a Percentage of Net Primary Productivity [CIESIN_SEDAC_HANPP_PERCENT]
The Human Appropriation of Net Primary Productivity (HANPP) as a Percentage of Net Primary Product (NPP) portion of the HANPP Collection represents a map identifying regions in which human consumption ...


32. IPCC IS92 Emissions Scenarios (A, B, C, D, E, F) Data Set Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_IS92_V11]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) IS92 Emissions Scenarios (A, B, C, D, E, F) Dataset Version 1.1 consists of six global and regional greenhouse gases (GHGs) emissions scenarios ...


33. IPCC Socio-Economic Baseline Dataset [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_BASELINE]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Socio-Economic Baseline Dataset consists of population, human development, economic, water resources, land cover, land use, agriculture, food, ...


34. IPCC Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES) 1x1 Degree Gridded Emissions Data Set [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_SRES_1X1EM]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES) 1x1 Degree Gridded Emissions Dataset consists of global gridded emissions for greenhouse gases (GHGs) ...


35. IPCC Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES) Emissions Scenarios Data Set Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_SRES_EMSC_V11]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES) Emissions Scenarios Dataset Version 1.1 consists of 40 global and regional greenhouse gases (GHGs) ...


36. IPCC Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES) Fluor-Gases Emissions Data Set [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_SRES_FLGASES]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report Emissions Scenarios (SRES) Fluor-Gases Emissions Dataset consists of global and regional emissions of Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), ...


37. Low Elevation Coast Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Population Estimates, Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project (GRUMP), Alpha Version [CIESIN_SEDAC_LECZ_URPEV1]
The Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Urban-Rural Estimates consists of country-level estimates of urban, rural and total population and land area country-wide and in the LECZ, if applicable. Additionally, ...


38. Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_NRMI_2011]
The Natural Resource Management Index (NRMI), 2011 Release is a composite index for 174 countries derived from the average of four proximity-to-target indicators for eco-region protection (weighted ...


39. Synthetic Assessment of Global Distribution of Vulnerability to Climate Change: Maps and Data, 2005, 2050, and 2100 [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_SAGDVCC]
Synthetic Assessment of Global Distribution of Vulnerability to Climate Change: Maps and Data, 2005, 2050, and 2100 consist of maps and vulnerability index to climate change of 100 countries based ...


40. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3): Centroids [CIESIN_SEDAC_GPWv3_CENTROIDS]
Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) Centroids consists of estimates of human population counts and densities for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 by administrative unit ...


41. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): Coastlines [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_COASTLINES]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid cells and associated datasets dated ...


42. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): Land and Geographic Unit Area Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_LGUAG]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid. The area grids measure land areas ...


43. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): National Administrative Boundaries [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_NADMINBND]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid cells and associated datasets dated ...


44. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): National Identifier Grid [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_NATIDEN]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid cells and associated datasets dated ...


45. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): Population Count Grid [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_POPCOUNT]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid cells and associated datasets dated ...


46. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): Population Density Grid [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_POPDENS]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid. The population density grids measure ...


47. Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1): Settlement Points [CIESIN_SEDAC_GRUMPv1_STLMNT]
The Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project, Version 1 (GRUMPv1) consists of estimates of human population for the years 1990, 1995, and 2000 by 30 arc-second (1km) grid cells and associated datasets dated ...


48. Effects of Climate Change on Global Food Production from SRES Emissions and Socioeconomic Scenarios [CIESIN_SEDAC_MVA_ECCGFPSRES]
Effects of Climate Change on Global Food Production from SRES Emissions and Socioeconomic Scenarios is an update to a major crop modeling study by the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS). ...


49. Georeferenced Population Data Sets of Mexico (GEO-MEX): GIS of Mexican States, Municipalities and Islands [CIESIN_SEDAC_GEO-MEX_GIS_SMI]
GIS of Mexican States, Municipalities and Islands consists of attribute and boundary data for 1990. The attribute data include population, language, education, literacy, housing units and land cover ...


50. Georeferenced Population Data Sets of Mexico (GEO-MEX): Population Database of Mexico [CIESIN_SEDAC_GEO-MEX_POPDBMEX]
The Population Database of Mexico contains geographically referenced population data for Mexican states, municipalities and localities from the 1990 Mexican population and housing census. The data ...


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