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Geologic map and map database of the Palo Alto 30' X 60' quadrangle, California
Entry ID: USGS_Report_MF-2332

Abstract: This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic
materials and structures at a regional (1:100,000) scale. The report is
intended to provide geologic information for the regional study of materials
properties, earthquake shaking, landslide potential, mineral hazards, seismic
velocity, and earthquake faults. In addition, the report contains new
information and ... View entire text
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Description: PDF browse graphic of map sheet 1 of 2 (1.2 MB)
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.5   S: 36.93   E: -121.99   W: -123.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Brabb, E.E.; Graymer, R.W.; Jones, D.L.
Dataset Title: Geologic map and map database of the Palo Alto 30' X 60' quadrangle, California
Dataset Release Date: 2000
Dataset Release Place: Menlo Park, CA, USA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: 1.0
Issue Identification: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map
Data Presentation Form: map
Online Resource:
MAPS Ancillary Description
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Uses of this digital geologic map should not violate the spatial
resolution of the data. Although the digital form of the data removes
the constraint imposed by the scale of a paper map, the detail and
accuracy inherent in map scale are also present in the digital data.
The fact that this database was edited for a scale of ... View entire text
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Originating Center
Data Center
Central Region, Publications, Geology Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: USGS Miscellaneous Field Studies Report MF-2332

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (303) 236-7431
Email: terry_derchia at
Contact Address:
Office of the Regional Geologist, Central Region
U.S. Geological Survey
Denver Federal Center MS-911
Box 25046
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0046
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Size: 11.8 Mb
Distribution Format: PostScript Plotfile package
Fees: No fees for digital forms of the report.
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Contact Address:
Western Region Mapping Group
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Rd., M/S 975
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
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Brabb, E.E., R.W. Graymer, and D.L. Jones (1998) Geology of the Palo Alto 30 X 60 minute quadrangle, California: A digital database. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-348.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-05