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Prelimary Report on the Main Shock of the Bhuj Event, January 26, 2001, from the Geological Survey of India
Entry ID: GSI_BHUJ_EARTHQUAKE


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

A devastating earthquake struck the Bhuj area of the Gujarat State of
India in the morning of January 26, 2001 while the entire country was
celebrating the 51st anniversary of the Republic Day of India. Loss of
human life in thousands and extensive damage to property have been
reported.

GSI's broad band Seismic Observatory at Jabalpur recorded the main
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Description: The parameters computed are for the events with clear
phases. They are tentative and are subject to modification. This is
because the calculations are based on single station data.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 23.31   S: 23.31   E: 70.41   W: 70.41

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Geological Survey of India (GSI)
Dataset Title: PRELIMINARY REPORT (MAIN SHOCK), BHUJ EVENT DATED (26.1.2001)
Dataset Publisher: GSI
Version: Not provided
Data Presentation Form: Text
Online Resource: http://www.gsi.gov.in/vujquak1.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-26
Stop Date: 2001-01-26
Quality [from http://www.gsi.gov.in/vujquak1.htm

The parameters computed are for the events with clear phases. They are
tentative and are subject to modification. This is because the
calculations are based on single station data.
Access Constraints None.
Use Constraints Please cite properly.
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
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:
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City: Calcutta
Postal Code: 700 016
Country: India
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP Online
Distribution Format: HTML
Fees: NONE
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-04-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-30


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