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1. 2-minute Gridded Global Relief Data (ETOPO2) v2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.301]   PARENT METADATA
Two-minute gridded global relief for both ocean and land areas are available in the ETOPO2v2 (2006) database. ETOPO2v2 replaced ETOPO2 (2001). The historic 2-minute (ETOPO2v2) and 5-minute (ETOPO5) ...


2. 5-minute Gridded Global Relief Data (ETOPO5) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.3141]   PARENT METADATA
Earth topography five minute grid (ETOPO5) is a gridded data base of worldwide elevations derived from several sources at a resolution of 5 minutes of latitude and longitude. Data are also available ...


3. Aeromagnetic Regional Grid Data [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysics.G01149]
Several regions are represented in this unique collection of earth surface measurements of magnetic field parameters and their related anomalies. The DNAG Magnetics "Super grid" of Magnetic Anomaly ...


4. Behavior of Columns During Earthquakes [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01215]   PARENT METADATA
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 ...


5. Calculations of the Total Number of Electrons Along a Ray Path Extending from the Transmitter to the Receiver [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosphere.G00566]
Ionospheric Total Electron Content (TEC) is the total number of electrons in a column of unit cross section extending from the transmitter to the receiver. TEC is calculated from observations of the ...


6. Declination Calculator [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysical_models.Declination_Calculator]
Declination is calculated using the current International Geomagnetic Reference Field (IGRF) model. Declination is calculated using the current World Magnetic Model (WMM) or International Geomagnetic ...


7. Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) - Space Weather Sensors [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosphere.G10022]
The Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) maintains a constellation of sun-synchronous, near-polar orbiting satellites. The orbital period is 101 minutes and inclination is 99 degrees. The ...


8. ETOPO1 1 Arc-Minute Global Relief Model [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.316]   PARENT METADATA
In August 2008, the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), an office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), developed the ETOPO1 Global Relief Model as an improvement to ...


9. Earthquake Damage - General [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01194]   PARENT METADATA
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 ...


10. Earthquake Damage to Schools [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01198]   PARENT METADATA
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. ...


11. Earthquake Damage to Transportation Systems [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01197]   PARENT METADATA
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 ...


12. Erosional Landforms [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01217]   PARENT METADATA
The hydrologic system, which includes all possible paths of motion of Earth's near-surface fluids including air and water, is largely responsible for the variety of landforms found on the continents. ...


13. Faults [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01203]   PARENT METADATA
Through the study of faults and their effects, much can be learned about the size and recurrence intervals of earthquakes. Faults also teach us about crustal movements that have produced mountains ...


14. Global Land One-kilometer Base Elevation (GLOBE) v.1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.280]   PARENT METADATA
GLOBE is a project to develop the best available 30-arc-second (nominally 1 kilometer) global digital elevation data set. This version of GLOBE contains data from 11 sources, and 17 combinations of ...


15. Ionospheric Digital Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosonde.G01257]
The ionosphere is that part of the Earth's atmosphere that results mainly from the photo ionization of the upper atmosphere. Traditionally, the following ionospheric regions and their approximate ...


16. Ionospheric Oblique Incidence Soundings by Satellites [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosphere.G00563]
The oblique incidence sweep-frequency ionospheric sounding technique uses the same principle of operation as the vertical incidence sounder. The primary difference is that the transmitter and receiver ...


17. Landslides, Set 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01199]   PARENT METADATA
The slopes above streams and rivers are subjected to a variety of processes that cause them to recede and retreat from the river or stream channel. These processes, collectively called mass wasting, ...


18. Landslides, Set 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01372]   PARENT METADATA
This set expands the topics included in Set 1 and includes (in addition to landslides) rockfalls, rock avalanches, mud flows, debris flows, slumps, creep, and sinkholes. The photos were taken in California, ...


19. Magnetic Field Calculator [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysical_models.Magnetic_Field_Calculator]
The Magnetic Field Calculator will calculate the total magnetic field, including components (declination, inclination, horizontal intensity, northerly intensity, easterly intensity, vertical intensity) ...


20. Magnetic Field Grid Calculator [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysical_models.Magnetic_Field_Grid_Calculator]
The Magnetic Field Properties Calculator will computes the estimated values of Earth's magnetic field(declination, inclination, vertical component, northerly component, easterly component, horizontal ...


21. Measurement of Incoherent Scatter [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosphere.G00145]
For radio waves transmitted through the ionosphere with frequencies much larger (50 to 1300MHz) than the plasma frequency (up to 15MHz), very small-scale fluctuations of electron density will scatter ...


22. Photographic Records Showing the Variations of the Virtual Height of Reflection as a Function of the Radio Frequency [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosonde.G00551]
The standard (analog) ionosonde produces photographic records known as ionograms, which show the variations of the virtual height of reflection as a function of the radio frequency. The frequency ...


23. Seismic Creep [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01216]   PARENT METADATA
Seismic creep is the constant or periodic movement on a fault as contrasted with the sudden erupture associated with an earthquake. It is a usually slow deformation of rock resulting from constant ...


24. Tsunamis - General [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01218]   PARENT METADATA
Tsunami is a Japanese word meaning harbor wave. It is a water wave or a series of waves generated by an impulsive vertical displacement of the surface of the ocean or other body of water. This slide ...


25. US Historic Declination Calculator [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysical_models.US_Historic_Declination_Calculator]
This programs derives a table of secular change in magnetic declination for a specified point in the conterminous United States. It utilizes the USD polynomial and the IGRF spherical harmonic models. ...


26. Volcanic Rocks and Features [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01222]   PARENT METADATA
Volcanoes have contributed significantly to the formation of the surface of our planet. Volcanism produced the crust we live on and most of the air we breathe. The remnants of an eruption reveal as ...


27. Volcanoes in Eruption - Set 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01221]   PARENT METADATA
The word volcano is used to refer to the opening from which molten rock and gas issue from Earth's interior onto the surface, and also to the cone, hill, or mountain built up around the opening by ...


28. Volcanoes in Eruption - Set 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01223]   PARENT METADATA
The word volcano is used to refer to the opening from which molten rock and gas issue from Earth's interior onto the surface, and also to the cone, hill, or mountain built up around the opening by ...


29. World Magnetic Model 2010 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysical_models.WMM2010]
The World Magnetic Model is the standard model used by the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.K. Ministry of Defence, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the International Hydrographic ...


30. Worldwide Database of Analog Marine Seismics, Bathymetry, Magnetics, and Gravity Data [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysics.G00512]
The Analog Marine Geophysical Underway data file consists primarily of seismic data and some bathymetry, magnetics, and gravity data. Most of the data are released to NGDC in microform packages; microfilm, ...


31. DIRTMAP Version 2. Last Glacial Maximum, Late Holocene, and Modern Eolian Fluxes from Ice Cores, Marine Sediments, Marine Sediment Traps, and Terrestrial Deposits - NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2002-045 [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2002-045]
The records of dust accumulation rates included here represent the second version of the DIRTMAP data base, including dust information from ice cores, marine sediments, marine sediment traps, and ...


32. NODC World Ocean Database 2001: Plankton Data on CD-ROM - NODC_WODO1_OBIS_Plankton_child [NODC_WODO1_OBIS_Plankton_child]   PARENT METADATA
The World Ocean Database 2001 (WOD01) is an eight CD-ROM product containing over seven million oceanographic stations. Only one disk (WOD01 disk #1) contains plankton tows, which are ...


33. AVHRR Pathfinder Version 5.2 Level 3 Collated (L3C) Global 4km Sea Surface Temperature - AVHRR_Pathfinder-NODC-L3C [AVHRR_Pathfinder-NODC-L3C]
The AVHRR Pathfinder Version 5.2 Sea Surface Temperature data set (PFV52) is a collection of global, twice-daily 4km sea surface temperature data produced in a partnership by the NOAA National Oceanographic ...


34. Climate Forecast System Version 2 (CFSv2) Operational Forecasts [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00877]
The Climate Forecast System Version 2 (CFSv2) produced by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) is a fully coupled model representing the interaction between the Earth's oceans, ...


35. Coastal Ocean Wave and Current (F181) Data from the Atlantic Remote Sensing Land/Ocean Experiment (ARSLOE) (1980) - NODC_F181 [NODC_F181]
This data set contains time series coastal ocean wave and current data collected during the Atlantic Remote Sensing Land/Ocean Experiment (ARSLOE). ARSLOE was sponsored jointly by the Coastal ...


36. GEOSAT Southern Ocean (30S-72S Lat.} Altimeter Data - gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysics.G01418 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysics.G01418]
GEOSAT DATA: Gridded Gravity Anomalies for the Southern Ocean


37. GHRSST Level 2P Western Atlantic Regional Skin Sea Surface Temperature from the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) Imager on the GOES-13 satellite - OSDPD-L2P-GOES13 [OSDPD-L2P-GOES13]
The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) operated by the United States National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) support weather forecasting, severe storm ...


38. GHRSST Level 4 mw_ir_rt_OI Global Foundation Sea Surface Temperature analysis (realtime version) - REMSS-L4HRfnd-GLOB-mw_ir_OI [REMSS-L4HRfnd-GLOB-mw_ir_OI]
A Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) global Level 4 sea surface temperature analysis produced daily on a 0.81 degree grid at Remote Sensing Systems in realtime. This product ...


39. Global Historical Climatology Network - Daily (GHCN-Daily), Version 2 (Version Superseded) [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00838]
**Please note, this dataset has been superseded by a newer version (see below). Users should not use this version except in rare cases (e.g., when reproducing previous studies that used this version).** ...


40. Global Historical Climatology Network - Daily (GHCN-Daily), Version 3 [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00861]
The Global Historical Climatology Network - Daily (GHCN-Daily) dataset integrates daily climate observations from approximately 30 different data sources. Version 3 was released in September 2012 ...


41. Monthly Summaries of the Global Historical Climatology Network - Daily (GHCN-D) [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00841]
Monthly Summaries of Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN)-Daily is a dataset derived from GHCN-Daily. The data are produced by computing simple averages or monthly accumulations of the daily ...


42. NESDIS Microwave Sounder-based Tropical Cyclone (TC) Products [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00937]
The S-NPP Microwave Sounder-based Tropical Cyclone (TC) Products provide estimates of tropical cyclone maximum wind speed, minimum sea level pressure, radii of 34, 50, and 64 knot winds in 4 quadrants ...


43. Regional Files of GEOS3/SEASAT/GEOSAT Data - gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysics.G01416 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geophysics.G01416]
Gravity anomalies and sea surface heights have been computed on a 0.125 degree grid in the ocean areas from a combined GEOS3/SEASAT/GEOSAT altimeter data set. This data base was received in March ...


44. Two-Level, Seasonal SOx/NOx Global Emissions Inventory Versions 1A and 1B, IGBP/IGAC/GEIA [Canada_CGEIC_2levSOxNOxGlobeEmm]
The Canadian Global Emissions Interpretation Centre (CGEIC), in collaboration with the UN Global Emissions Inventory Activities working group (GEIA), have completed emissions inventories on a 1? x ...


45. World Magnetic Model 2010 - gov.noaa.ngdc.WMM2010 [gov.noaa.ngdc.WMM2010]
The World Magnetic Model is the standard model used by the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.K. Ministry of Defence, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the International Hydrographic ...


46. Emissions of CH4 - from All Anthropogenic Sources (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) - geodata_1271 [geodata_1271]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


47. Emissions of CH4 - from Animal Breeding: Enteric Fermentation (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) - geodata_1273 [geodata_1273]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


48. Emissions of CO - from All Anthropogenic Sources (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) - geodata_1279 [geodata_1279]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


49. Emissions of CO2 - from All Anthropogenic Sources (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) - geodata_1262 [geodata_1262]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


50. Emissions of CO2 - from Power Generation (Model Estimations, RIVM-MNP) - geodata_1265 [geodata_1265]
A global emissions source database called EDGAR has been developed jointly by TNO and RIVM to meet the urgent need of atmospheric chemistry and climate modellers and the need of policy-makers. The ...


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