Seismic Zoning Map of India
Entry ID: GSI_BHUJ_SEISMIC_ZONES_MAP

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Summary
Abstract: [from http://www.gsi.gov.in/quake.htm]

The first seismic zoning map of India was compiled by the Geological
Survey of India in 1935. The map was based on the extent of the damage
suffered in a particular region due to earthquake in the areas with an
intensity higher than Rossi-Forel Intensiity VII (MM Intensity
VIII). Since then a number of modifications have been made in the
seismic zoning map of the country under the aegis of the Indian Bureau
of Standards (BIS) as an important part of the standards for the
Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures. The seismic zoning map is
under revision by the BIS.
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Description: This is the seismic zoning map of India.
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Caption:  Seismic Zoning Map of India
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 34.0   S: 6.0   E: 92.0   W: 70.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Geological Survey of India (GSI)
Dataset Title: Seismic Zoning Map of India
Dataset Publisher: GSI
Data Presentation Form: Map
Online Resource: http://www.gsi.gov.in/zonation.htm
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Originating Center
Data Center
Geological Survey of India, India Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.gsi.gov.in/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GSI CHQ
Phone: +91-33-2496941
Fax: 91-33-2496956
Email: gsi_chq at vsnl.com
Contact Address:
27 Jawaharlal Nehru Road
City: Calcutta
Postal Code: 700 016
Country: India
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP Online
Distribution Format: HTML
Fees: NONE
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-05-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2003-11-06
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