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Catalog of Significant Historical Earthquakes in the Central United States
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2004_1086_1.2


Summary
Abstract: The Catalog of Significant Historical Earthquakes in the Central United States
use Modified Mercalli intensity assignments to estimate source locations and
moment magnitude M for eighteen 19th-century and twenty early- 20th-century
earthquakes in the central United States (CUS) for which estimates of M are
otherwise not available. We use these estimates, and locations and M estimated
elsewhere, to ... View entire text
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Description: Full report on the Catalog of Significant Historical Earthquakes in the
Central United States.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 76.63   S: 13.71   E: -61.48   W: -177.1

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: W.H.Bakun and M.G. Hopper
Dataset Title: Catalog of Significant Historical Earthquakes in the Central United States
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2004-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: California
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: 1.2
Data Presentation Form: Online Report
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1086/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1800-01-01
Stop Date: 1999-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/

Data Center Personnel
Name: USGS OPEN-FILE SERVICES SECTION
Phone: 303-202-4200
Phone: 303-202-4210
Fax: 303-202-4188
Email: infoservices at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS Information Services
Open-File Services Section
Box 25286
Federal Center
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0286
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 415-329-4793
Fax: 415-329-5163
Email: bakun at usgs.gov
Email: bakun at andreas.wr.usgs.gov
Contact Address:
US Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road, MS/977
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025-3591
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-09-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-02


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