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1. 2002 Volcanic Activity in Alaska and Kamchatka: Summary of Events and Response of the Alaska Volcano Observatory [USGS_OFR_2004_1058]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) tracks activity at the more than 40 historically active volcanoes of the Aleutian Arc. As of December 31, 2002, 24 of these volcanoes are monitored with short-period ...


2. 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 ...


3. Aggregated Zones & Sub-Zones for Insurance Risk Assessment [ET_CRESTA]
The CRESTA (Catastrophe Risk Evaluating and Standardising Target Accumulations) zone data set helps brokers and reinsurers assess and present risk, based on the zoning system established by the world's ...


4. An Assessment of Volcanic Threat and Monitoring Capabilities in the United States: Framework for a National Volcano Early Warning System [USGS_OFR_2005_1164]
A National Volcano Early Warning System NVEWS is being formulated by the Consortium of U.S. Volcano Observatories (CUSVO) to establish a proactive, fully integrated, national-scale monitoring effort ...


5. Assessment of Hazards Associated with the Bluegill Landslide, South-Central Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1054]
The Bluegill landslide, located in south-central Idaho, is part of a larger landslide complex that forms an area in the Salmon Falls Creek drainage named Sinking Canyon. The landslide is on public ...


6. Behavior of Columns During Earthquakes [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01215]
The behavior of columns during earthquakes is very important since column failures may lead to additional structural failures and result in total building collapses. For example, in the Mexico City ...


7. Beijing-1 Multispectral Product [Beijing-1_Multispectral]
Beijing-1 Multispectral Imager is a high-resolution earth observation remote sensors, orbit altitude of 686 km, the resolution of the sensors is 32 meters with a 600 km swath. The data can be used ...


8. Beijing-1 Panchromatic Product [Beijing-1_Panchromatic]
Beijing-1 Panchromatic Imager is a high-resolution remote sensing device with a 4-meter panchromatic resolution and a width 24 km. The data can be used for land use, geological survey, survey of ...


9. British Columbia Geological Survey CGKN Metadata Catalogue [Canada_BCGeoSurvey_CGKNMetaCat]
This is a comprehensive metadata catalogue, connected to the Canadian Geoscience Knowledge Network (CGKN) search engine to facilitate discovery of geoscience data, maps and publications ...


10. Canadian Offshore Geotechnical Data [CANADA_GSC_OffshoreGeotechData]
Sediment core physical properties descriptions (down core) taken from samples collected as part of research cruises conducted by, or for, the Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic). The data set ...


11. 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 ...


12. Catalog of Earthquake Hypocenters at Alaskan Volcanoes: January 1 through December 31, 2002 [USGS_OFR_2003_267]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO), a cooperative program of the U.S. Geological Survey, the Geophysical Institute of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and the Alaska Division of Geological and ...


13. Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake, September 21, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G02115]
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 ...


14. Cross-Sections and Maps Showing Double-Difference Relocated Earthquakes from 1984-2000 along the Hayward and Calaveras Faults, California [USGS_OFR_2004_1083]
This report present a cross-section and map views of earthquakes that occurred from 1984 to 2000 in the vicinity of the Hayward and Calaveras faults in the San Francisco Bay region, California. These ...


15. Current and Near Real Time Earthquake Data from the USGS/National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC) [USGS_NEIC_NEARRT]
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, ...


16. Digital geologic map and map database of parts of Marin, San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, and Sonoma Counties, California [USGS_Map_MF-2337]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:62,500) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


17. Disasters of Natural Origin - Affected People [geodata_0436]
Affected: People requiring immediate assistance during a period of emergency, i.e. requiring basic survival needs such as food, water, shelter, sanitation and immediate medical assistance (included ...


18. Disasters of Natural Origin - Killed People [geodata_0438]
Killed: Persons confirmed as dead and persons missing and presumed dead. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, necessitating a request to national or international level ...


19. Disasters of Natural Origin - Killed per Million People [geodata_1627]
Killed: Persons confirmed as dead and persons missing and presumed dead. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, necessitating a request to national or international level ...


20. Disasters of Natural Origin - Total Affected People [geodata_0885]
Total affected: In EM-DAT, people that have been injured, affected and left homeless after a disaster are included in this category. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, ...


21. Disasters of Natural Origin - Total Affected per Million People [geodata_1624]
Total affected: In EM-DAT, people that have been injured, affected and left homeless after a disaster are included in this category. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, ...


22. Duzce, Turkey Earthquake, November 12, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01934]
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 ...


23. EM-DAT: The Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) International Disaster Database [CRED]
Since 1988 the WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) has been maintaining an Emergency Events Database - EM-DAT. EM-DAT was created with the initial support ...


24. ESRI Data and Maps [ESRI_DM]
ESRI Data & Maps is preconfigured to work with ESRI's software products and is also bundled with ArcGIS software and solutions products such as ArcGIS Business ...


25. Earthquake Damage - General [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01194]
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 ...


26. Earthquake Damage in San Francisco, CA, April 18, 1906 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01195]
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 ...


27. Earthquake Damage to Schools [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01198]
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. ...


28. Earthquake Damage to Transportation Systems [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01197]
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 ...


29. Earthquake Damage, Armenian SSR, December 7, 1988 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01204]
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 ...


30. Earthquake Damage, Northern Iran, June 21, 1990 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01207]
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 ...


31. Earthquake Ground-Motion Amplification in Southern California [USGS_OFR_2001_164]
The two most important factors influencing the level of earthquake ground motion at a site are the magnitude and distance of the earthquake. The map available here shows the influence of a third important ...


32. Earthquake Intensity Zones [geodata_0058]
The dataset shows earthquake intensity zones in accordance with the 1956 version of the Modified Mercalli Scale (MM). The intensity describes exclusively the effects of an earthquake on the surface ...


33. Earthquake Risk-Annual Average Losses [0ac98747-eb94-4c9f-aef8-56f9d3a04740]
The map (risk map) presents the results of earthquake annual average losses (AAL) per country at global level. The probabilistic risk assessment results were obtained from analitical formulation on ...


34. Earthquakes and Planning for Ground Rupture Hazards [SSDP_HAZARD_EARTHQUAKE]
Detailed maps bring a greater resolution to the number and locations of active faults. Preparing maps at a higher resolution requires extensive field study, and with a GIS, information, such as tract ...


35. 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 ...


36. Earthquakes in Southern California [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01201]
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; ...


37. Economical exposition to lanslides triggered by earthquakes [9689b9f2-d59f-46b5-9489-ec9ba4298b4f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual economical exposition of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


38. Effect of Structural Heterogeneity and Slip Distribution on Coseismic Vertical Displacement from Rupture on the Seattle Fault [USGS_OFR_2004_1010]
Workshops in 2001 and 2002 were convened to determine critical issues in the development of tsunami inundation maps for the Puget Sound region. The Tsunami Inundation Mapping Effort (TIME) is conducted ...


39. El Quindio Colombia Earthquake, January 25, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01379]
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 ...


40. Estimating Landslide Losses - Preliminary Results of a Seven-State Pilot Project [USGS_OFR_2006_1032]
In 2001, the U.S. Geological Survey Landslide Hazards Program provided funding for seven State geological surveys to report on the status of landslide investigation strategies in each of their States, ...


41. FEMA Multi-Hazard Mapping Initiative (MMI) - HazardMaps [HAZARDMAPS]
FEMA's Mutihazard Mapping Initiative (MMI) is to maintain a living atlas of hazards data and map services for advisory purposes supplied from a network of hazard and base map providers. ...


42. GPS Data from Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), IGS Global Data Center [EARTH_CRUST_IGS_GPS_SCRIPPS1]
The International GPS Service for Geodynamics (IGS) supports researchers who use satellites in the Global Positioning System (GPS) for studies in geodynamics. GPS satellites transmit signals that ...


43. Generalized Surficial Geologic Map of the Denver 1 degree x 2 degree Quadrangle, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2347]
The map and descriptions offer information that may be used for: land-use planning (e.g. selecting land fill sites, greenbelts, avoiding geologic hazards), for finding aggregate resources (crushed ...


44. Geochemistry, paleomagnetism and intrusive history of the Ferrar Dolerites, Antarctica [K061_2004_2007_NZ_1]
A suite of geological samples were collected in the Transanatarctic Mountains for paleomagnetic and geochemical analysis. Combined with field observations, these samples will help determine magma ...


45. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Compilation of Geophysical, Geologic, and Tectonic Data for the Circum-North Pacific [USGS_OFR_99-422]
The accompanying directory structure contains a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) compilation of geophysical, geological, and tectonic data for the Circum-North Pacific. This area includes ...


46. Geologic Map of Colorado National Monument and Adjacent Areas, Mesa County, Colorado [USGS_mapi-2740]
To update the interpretation and increase the scale of geologic mapping, provide a geologic map for the public to use at Colorado National Monument, and to provide sufficient geologic information ...


47. Geologic Map of the Clifton Quadrangle, Mesa County, Colorado [USGS_MAP_MF-2359]
To update earlier small-scale geologic mapping, and to provide sufficient geologic information for land-use decisions. 1:24,000-scale geologic mapping in the Clifton 7.5' quadrangle, in support of ...


48. Geologic Map of the Corona North 7.5' Quadrangle Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, California, USGS OFR 02-22 [USGS_OFR_0222]
The data set for the Corona North 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) as part of an ongoing effort to develop a regional ...


49. Geologic Map of the Corona South 7.5' Quadrangle, Riverside and Orange Counties, California, USGS OFR 02-21 [USGS_OFR_0221]
The data set for the Corona South 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) as part of an ongoing effort to develop a regional ...


50. Geologic Map of the Telegraph Peak 7.5 min. quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California, USGS OFR 01-293 [USGS_OFR01-293]
The data set for the Telegraph 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) and the California Division of Mines as part of an ongoing ...


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