Global Volcano Locations Database

Metadata Updated: February 7, 2017

NGDC maintains a database of over 1,500 volcano locations obtained from the Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program, Volcanoes of the World publication. The database includes information on the volcano name, location, elevation, volcano type, date of the last known eruption, and the certainty of Holocene volcanism.

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Dates

Metadata Date October 1, 2015
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 7, 2017
Reference Date(s) January 1, 2002 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

Graphic Preview

Map of all volcano locations

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date October 1, 2015
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 7, 2017
Reference Date(s) January 1, 2002 (publication)
Responsible Party DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints
Bbox East Long 180.000000
Bbox North Lat 89.000000
Bbox South Lat -79.000000
Bbox West Long -180.000000
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Graphic Preview Description Map of all volcano locations
Graphic Preview File http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/hazard/icons/volcano_locs.jpg
Graphic Preview Type jpg
Guid gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards:G02135
Harvest Object Id e39dc594-7d3a-42ab-8bee-36330ecc3273
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
Licence Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States., While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress onGoing
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin NaN-99-01

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