Historical Significant Volcanic Eruption Locations

Metadata Updated: September 2, 2021

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.

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Restricted: This dataset can only be accessed or used under certain conditions. License: us-pd

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Dates

Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date September 2, 2021

Metadata Source

Harvested from DHS datajson source

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date September 2, 2021
Publisher Under Secretary / Management
Unique Identifier Unknown
Maintainer
Identifier 2606
Data Last Modified 2021-08-02T00:00:00-04:00
Rights Global, to include parts of Alaska, Hawaii, Caribbean, American Samoa, & Mexico, as well as limited parts of Continental United States
Public Access Level restricted public
Bureau Code 024:010
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
License http://www.usa.gov/publicdomain/label/1.0/
Program Code 024:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 3d35c66981795d54fcc54c98f1445ca98ad3766a
Source Schema Version 1.1

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