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Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution
Entry ID: CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_VOLCANO_HFD_1.0


Summary
Abstract: Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute gridded data set based upon the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) Volcano Database spanning the period of 79 through 2000. This database includes nearly 4,000 volcanic events categorized as moderate or above (values 2 through 8) according to the Volcano Explosivity Index (VEI). Most volcanoes are georeferenced to the nearest ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide a means of assessing the relative distribution and frequency of global volcano hazard.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 86.0   S: -58.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University
Dataset Title: Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution
Dataset Release Date: 2005-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.0
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H4BR8Q45
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BR8Q45
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
Platform
MODELS
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York and Center for Hazards and Risk Research (CHRR) hold the copyright of this data set. Users are prohibited from any commercial, non-free resale, or redistribution without explicit written permission from CHRR and CIESIN. Users should acknowledge CHRR and CIESIN as the source used in the creation of any reports, publications, new data sets, derived products, or services resulting from the use of this data set. CHRR and CIESIN also request reprints of any publications and notification of any redistribution efforts.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: New York
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Center for Hazards and Risk Research (CHRR), Columbia University; Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University; International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank (2005-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), Global Volcano Mortality Risks and Distribution, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:10.7927/H4736NT2, https://doi.org/10.7927/H4736NT2
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-10


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