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Earthquake Catalog
Entry ID: FE00121

Abstract: The Earthquake Catalog contains information on approximately 750,000 earthquakes for the period 2100 BC through the present. The file includes for each event when available the date, origin time, geographic location, focal depth, magnitude, and intensity. It contains additional information on the source of the data, quality factors, associated phenomena (tsunami, volcanism, faulting, etc.), and seismic region number.
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Description: Search the Earthquake Catalog.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 0001-01-01
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 4100 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Seismometers Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
Data Center
National Earthquake Information Center, Earthquake Hazards Program, Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://neic.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 303-273-8500
Fax: 303-273-8450
Email: sedas at neis.cr.usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
National Earthquake Information Center
P.O. Box 25046
United States
Denver Federal Center, MS 967
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA
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Phone: (303) 497-6591
Fax: (303) 497-6513
Email: info at mail.ngdc.noaa.gov
Contact Address:
Mail Code E/GC1
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-02

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