Kodiak, Alaska 8 arc-second MHW Coastal Digital Elevation Model

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The 8-second Kodiak, Alaska Elevation Grid provides bathymetric data of 8-second resolution in geographic coordinates. This grid is strictly for tsunami inundation modeling
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Distribution Formats
  • netCDF (Version: 4 Classic)
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
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4326urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::5868
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 58
S: 57
E: -152
W: -153
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2002-01-01
Edition 2002
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
  • Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Publishers
  • 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
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Service Keywords
  • DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION > GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS > WEB-BASED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
  • DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING > DATA SEARCH AND RETRIEVAL
  • DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION > VISUALIZATION/IMAGE PROCESSING
Place keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • Continent > North America > United States of America > Alaska
  • Ocean > Pacific Ocean
  • Vertical Location > Land Surface
  • Vertical Location > Sea Floor
Uncontrolled
  • Alaska
  • Southcentral Alaska
  • Kodiak
  • Kodiak Island
Project keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • ICSU-WDS > International Council for Science - World Data System
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
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    Processor
    • NOAA/PMEL/Center for Tsunami Research (NCTR)
    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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