Northern California 36 arc-second MSL Coastal Digital Elevation Model

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The 36-second Northern California Elevation Grid provides bathymetric data of 36-second resolution in geographic coordinates. This grid is strictly for tsunami inundation modeling
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    Distributor DEM Information
    DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    dem.info@noaa.gov
    Dataset Publisher NOAA Center for Tsunami Research
    NOAA/PMEL/Center for Tsunami Research (NCTR)
    oar.pmel.tsunami-webmaster@noaa.gov
    Time Period Unknown to Unknown
    Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4326urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::5715
    Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
    N: 53
    S: 39
    E: -122
    W: -132
    Spatial Coverage Map
    General Documentation
    Publication Dates
    • publication: 2005-01-01
    Edition 2005
    Data Presentation Form mapDigital
    Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
    Data Update Frequency Irregular
    Supplemental Information
    This grid was developed through funding from the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program. It will be updated as better data become available.
    Purpose This grid was constructed for use in tsunami inundation modeling
    Use Limitations
    • Not to be used for navigation. Although these data are of high quality and useful for planning and modeling purposes, they are not suitable for navigation. For navigation, please refer to the NOS nautical chart series.
    • Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
    Publishers
    • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    • NOAA/PMEL/Center for Tsunami Research (NCTR)
    Acknowledgments
    • NGDC, NOS, USGS
    Theme keywords NASA/GCMD Platform Keywords
    • Models/Analyses > DEM > Digital Elevation Model
    NASA/GCMD Data Resolution Keywords
    • 1 meter - < 30 meters
    • < 1 meter
    Uncontrolled
    • Coastal Relief
    • Gridded elevations
    Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
    • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
    Place keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
    • Continent > North America > United States of America > California
    • Ocean > Pacific Ocean
    • Vertical Location > Land Surface
    • Vertical Location > Sea Floor
    Uncontrolled
    • California
    • West Coast
    Keywords
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry
    • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Water Depth
    Keywords
      Use Constraints No constraint information available
      Access Constraints
      • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
      Fees Fee information not available.
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      Processing Steps
      • 2008-11-04T00:00:00 - Metadata imported.
      Processing Environment Native Dataset Environment: Microsoft Windows 2000 Version 5.2 (Build 3790) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.2.4.1420
      Source Datasets
      • GEODAS Vol 2, Ver 4.1 and Global Relief
        • 1:25000 and 1:63360 hydrographic vectors, 7.5-minute digital raster graphics
          Last Modified: 2018-02-01
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