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1. 1915 Pleasant Valley, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.40]
Oblique-slip fault produced during the 7.7 magnitude earthquake of 1915, Pleasant Valley, Nevada.


2. 1925 Clarkston Valley, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.37]
Location: east of Helena. Affected area: 803,000 square kilometers. Damage: $0.3 million. Chimneys fell in every direction from the shaking. In addition, brick and mortar structures were damaged. ...


3. 1946 Unimak Island, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.29]
On April 1, 1946, at 12:29 [local time] a rather strong magnitude 7.4 earthquake occurred with source to the south of Unimak Island, causing one of the most destructive tsunamis in the Pacific Ocean.


4. 1957 Aleutian Islands, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.30]
The magnitude 8.6 (Mw) earthquake occurred south of the Andreanof Islands, in the Aleutian Islands. It generated an 8-meter tsunami that did great damage on Adak Island, especially to the fuel and ...


5. 1965 Seattle, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.4]
The magnitude 6.5 earthquake killed 7 and caused 12.5 million in property damage.


6. 1971 San Fernando, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.8]
The magnitude 6.7 earthquake killed 66 and caused $0.5-1.0 billion property damage.


7. 1975 Kilauea, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.38]
Two earthquakes occurred in the morning on Hawaii Island. The first earthquake (3 hours 36 minutes local time, 5.1 Ms, epicenter near the Kilauea crater) awakened the entire population of the island. ...


8. 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. ...


9. 1980 Livermore, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.33]
There was considerable damage to facilities at the Lawrence Livermore Lab.


10. 1980 Mount Saint Helens, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.42]
An earthquake occurred at 15 32 UT, only seconds before the explosion that began the eruption of Mount St. Helens volcano. This eruption and blast blew off the top of the volcano, reducing its elevation ...


11. 1983 Coalinga, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.255]
Location: Central California, 20.8 kilometers from Coalinga. Affected area: 205,000 square kilometers. Damage: $31 million. The most serious damage occurred in the eight-block downtown commercial ...


12. 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 ...


13. 1987 Whittier, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.34]
Epicenter: 34.0 degrees N, 118.1 degrees W. Magnitude: 5.9. Damage: $358 million. Eight deaths. The fault which ruptured was located about 11 kilometers below the surface, and 20 kilometers east of ...


14. 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.


15. 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 ...


16. Polar soil bacterial and fungal biodiversity survey [soil_bacteria_fungi]
It contains the raw sequences (.fasta files) quality scores (.qual files), flowgram data from the 454 instrument (.flow files), an index of each sequence read and the sample to which it belongs (.groups ...


17. null Barcena, Mexico Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.263]
Barcena is on San Benedicto Island, which lies off the coast of Mexico, south of Baja California and west of Mexico City.


18. 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).


19. null Kilauea, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.268]
The basaltic shield volcano on the Island of Hawaii is among the most extensively studied volcanoes in the world. The volcano, with its summit caldera, is located on the east flank of giant Mauna ...


20. 1886 Charleston, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.244]
Generally referred to as August 31, 1886, as the earthquake occurred at 9:51 pm local time. Eight minutes later there was a severe aftershock. This was the most damaging earthquake to occur in the ...


21. 1933 Long Beach, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.246]
5 kilometers southwest of Newport Beach. Seriously affected area: 1,200 square kilometers. Damage: $40 million. Schools were among the buildings most severely damaged because they were not designed ...


22. 1935 Helena, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.245]
Location: almost directly beneath Helena. Affected area: 363,000 square kilometers. Damage: $4 million. A series of earthquakes beginning on October 3, 1935, shook the area. The strongest of the shocks ...


23. 1952 Kern County, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.247]
South of Bakersfield. Affected area: 414,000 square kilometers. Damage: $50 million. This was the main shock of the series of earthquakes that struck this area. It was the largest earthquake in the ...


24. 1973 Veracruz, Mexico Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.248]
South of Veracruz, southeastern Mexico. Damage: Severe. The earthquake caused heavy damage in the states of Morelos, Puebla, and Veracruz. Thousands were left homeless.


25. 1984 Morgan Hill, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.242]
This magnitude 6.2 earthquake caused $30 million in property damage in northern California. The epicenter of the quake was located near Mount Hamilton in the Diablo Range of the California Coast Ranges. ...


26. 1986 Palm Springs, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.243]
The magnitude 6.0 earthquake caused $4.5 million in property damage and injured at least 29 people. Landslides occurred in the area. The shock was felt throughout much of southern California and in ...


27. Past and Future Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Coastal Habitats and Species in the Greater Everglades (FISCHS) [USGS_SOFIA_fischs]
ABSTRACT: This integrated modeling project merges biological and hydrological models to develop tools to help resource management deal with the projected ecological consequences of of rising sea level ...


28. 1959 Hebgen Lake, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.1]
The magnitude 7.1 earthquake killed 28 people and caused $11 million property damage. Affected area: 1,554,000 sq km


29. 1964 Prince William Sound, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.2]
The earthquake was one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded on the North American Continent. It was a magnitude 8.4 earthquake, felt over 500,000 square miles. This great earthquake and ensuing ...


30. 1985 Mexico City, Mexico Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.13]
The magnitude 8.1 earthquake occurred off the Pacific coast of Mexico. The damage was concentrated in a 25 square km area of Mexico City, 350 km from the epicenter. The underlying geology and geologic ...


31. 1992 Landers and Big Bear, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.17]
Southern California residents were rudely awakened Sunday morning June 28, 1992 at 04:57 am (June 28 at 11:57 GMT), by an earthquake of magnitude 7.6 (Ms) followed by a smaller 6.7 (Ms) magnitude ...


32. 1994 Northridge, USA Images [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.18]
At 4:31 am local time (12:31 GMT) 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 ...


33. 2010 U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Topographic LiDAR: Mobile Bay, AL [gov.noaa.csc.maps.usgs2010_MobileBay_AL_m1426]
USGS Contract: G10PC00026 Task Order Number: G10PD00578 LiDAR was collected at a nominal pulse spacing of 2.0 meters for a 700 square mile area to the east of Mobile Bay, either not previously surveyed ...


34. GOES Fire Detects from the Wildfire Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm (WF-ABBA) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.3022]
The GOES ABBA is a contextual multi-spectral thresholding algorithm which utilizes dynamic local thresholds derived from the GOES satellite imagery and ancillary databases to locate fire pixels and ...


35. NESDIS Hazard Mapping System Fire and Smoke Program [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.3092]
The Satellite Services Division of NESDIS/NOAA created an interactive Web-based GIS used to display satellite data of fire detects in near-real time. It converts the data to a format compatible with ...


36. 2004 USGS/NASA Experimental Advanced Airborne Research Lidar (EAARL): Northern Gulf of Mexico, Post-Hurricane Ivan [gov.noaa.csc.maps.usgs2004_northgulf_postivan_m1123]
ASCII xyz point cloud data were produced from remotely-sensed, geographically-referenced elevation measurements in cooperation with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and National Air and Space Administration ...


37. 2006 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Topographic LiDAR: Cumberland and York Counties, Maine [gov.noaa.csc.maps.me2006_fema_cumberlandyork_m2479]
In the fall of 2006, Sanborn Map Company was contracted by Camp Dresser McKee, Inc (CDM) to execute a LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) survey campaign in the state of Maine. LiDAR data in the form ...


38. 2006 MDEQ-FEMA Hinds County Lidar Survey [gov.noaa.csc.maps.ms2006_mdeq_fema_hindscounty_m2562]
This metadata record describes the acquisition and processing of bare earth lidar data, raw point cloud lidar data, lidar intensity data, and floodmap breaklines consisting of a total of 203 sheets ...


39. 2006 OSIP OGRIP Coastal Counties LiDAR Survey [gov.noaa.csc.maps.oh2006_ogrip_coastalcounties_m2534]
The 2006 OSIP digital LiDAR data was collected during the months of March and May (leaf-off conditions). The LiDAR covers the entire land area of the northern tier of Ohio (approximately 23,442 square ...


40. 2006 OSIP OGRIP: Upland Counties LiDAR Survey [gov.noaa.csc.maps.oh2006_ogrip_uplandcounties_m2544]
The 2006 OSIP digital LiDAR data was collected during the months of March and May (leaf-off conditions). The LiDAR covers the entire land area of the northern tier of Ohio (approximately 23,442 square ...


41. 2006-2008 PAMAP LiDAR Data of Pennsylvania (Northern Counties) [gov.noaa.csc.maps.pa2006_2008_pamap_north_m2573]
This dataset consists of classified LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) elevation points produced by the PAMAP Program. PAMAP data are organized into blocks, which do not have gaps or overlaps, that ...


42. 2006-2008 PAMAP LiDAR Data of Pennsylvania (Southern Counties) [gov.noaa.csc.maps.pa2006_2008_pamap_south_m2574]
This dataset consists of classified LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) elevation points produced by the PAMAP Program. Additional information is available at the PAMAP website: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/topogeo/pamap. ...


43. 2007 Puget Sound LiDAR Consortium (PSLC) Topographic LiDAR: Sumpter, OR [gov.noaa.csc.maps.or2007_pslc_sumpter_m2606]
Watershed Sciences, Inc. (WS) collected Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) data for the USDA Forest Service on September 17, 2007. The project covers an 8-mile reach of the Powder River in northeast ...


44. 2009 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Topographic LiDAR: Fort Kent, Maine [gov.noaa.csc.maps.me2009_fema_fortkent_m2481]
Camp Dresser McKee Inc. contracted with Sanborn Map Company to provide LiDAR mapping services for Fort Kent, Maine. Utilizing multi-return systems, Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) data in the ...


45. 2009 U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Topographic LiDAR: Androscoggin County, Maine [gov.noaa.csc.maps.me2009_usgs_androscoggin_m2480]
USGS Contract Number: G10PC00026 USGS Task Order: G10PD01737 LiDAR was collected at a 1.0 points per square meter (1.0m GSD) for the county of Androscoggin, Maine while no snow was on the ground and ...


46. 2010 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Topographic Lidar: Coastal Massachusetts and Rhode Island [gov.noaa.csc.maps.ne2010_fema_coastalmari_m2555]
Terrain data, as defined in FEMA Guidelines and Specifications, Appendix N: Data Capture Standards, describes the digital topographic data that was used to create the elevation data representing the ...


47. 2010 U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) ARRA Topographic LiDAR: Coastal Maine [gov.noaa.csc.maps.me2010_usgs_coastal_m2477]
USGS Contract: G10PC00026 Task Order Number: G10PD02143 Task Order Number: G10PD01027 LiDAR was collected at a 2.0 meter nominal post spacing (2.0m GSD) for approximately 3,197 square miles of coastal ...


48. 2010 U.S. Geological Survey Topographic LiDAR: Atchafalaya Basin, Louisiana [gov.noaa.csc.maps.usgs2010_AtchafalayaBasinLouisiana_m1433]
The Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) dataset is a survey of the Atchafalaya Basin in south-central Louisiana. The entire survey area encompasses 981 square miles. The LiDAR point cloud was flown ...


49. 2011 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Topographic Lidar: Massachusetts and Rhode Island [gov.noaa.csc.maps.ne2011_fema_mari_m2557]
This data set is a combination of 3 seperate FEMA collections (Blackstone, Charles-Quincy and Narragansett) with similar specifications. See the Ground Control process step for further information ...


50. 2011 MDEQ Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Lidar Survey [gov.noaa.csc.maps.ms2011_mdeq_tenn_tombigbee_m2560]
Collect and deliver high-density elevation point data derived from multiple-return light detection and ranging (LiDAR) measurements for use in supporting topographic analysis, including applications ...


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