Historical Significant Volcanic Eruption Locations

Metadata Updated: February 14, 2019

A significant eruption is classified as one that meets at least one of the following criteriacaused fatalities, caused moderate damage (approximately $1 million or more), Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI) of 6 or greater, generated a tsunami, or was associated with a significant earthquake.The database contains information on the latitude, longitude, elevation, type of volcano, last known eruption, VEI index, and socio-economic data such as the total number of casualties, injuries, houses destroyed, and houses damaged, and $ dollage damage estimates, if available.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: U.S. Government Work
Global, to include parts of Alaska, Hawaii, Caribbean, American Samoa, & Mexico, as well as limited parts of Continental United States

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Dates

Metadata Created Date May 27, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 14, 2019

Metadata Source

Harvested from DHS datajson source

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 27, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 14, 2019
Publisher Under Secretary / Management
Unique Identifier 2606
Maintainer
HIFLD HIFLD (MGMT)
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 024:10
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Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
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Harvest Source Id bd9faa28-bbb6-45f3-a4f0-d302a4a61802
Harvest Source Title DHS datajson source
License http://www.usa.gov/publicdomain/label/1.0/
Data Last Modified 2018-07-03T04:00:00.000Z
Program Code 024:000
Rights Global, to include parts of Alaska, Hawaii, Caribbean, American Samoa, & Mexico, as well as limited parts of Continental United States
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 8e4c9161f04514b66c1dd619797bf2a3ace023fc
Source Schema Version 1.1

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