Izalco, El Salvador Images

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Izalco is a young stratovolcano on the south flank of Santa Ana Volcano in western El Salvador. Its continuous small explosive eruptions (beginning in 1770) caused it to be known as the "Lighthouse of the Pacific."
  • Cite as: NOAA National Geophysical Data Center (2012): Natural Hazard Images Database (Event: Izalco, El Salvador Images). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5154F01 [access date]
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Dataset No POCs available for this dataset
Time Period Unknown to Unknown
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 13.82
S: 13.82
E: -89.63
W: -89.63
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Publication Dates
  • publication: 2012-02-01
Data Presentation Form Digital image
Dataset Progress Status Ongoing - data is continually being updated
Data Update Frequency As needed
Purpose To provide images of natural hazards for research and education.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: NOAA National Geophysical Data Center (2012): Natural Hazard Images Database (Event: Izalco, El Salvador Images). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5154F01 [access date]
Originators
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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Acknowledgments
  • Heather McCullough
Theme keywords
  • Earth Science > Human Dimensions > Infrastructure
  • Earth Science > Solid Earth > Tectonics > Volcanic Activity
  • Earth Science > Human Dimensions > Natural Hazards > Volcanic Eruptions
Place keywords
  • Continent > North America > Central America > El Salvador
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      • Cite as: NOAA National Geophysical Data Center (2012): Natural Hazard Images Database (Event: Izalco, El Salvador Images). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5154F01 [access date]
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      Lineage Statement NCEI maintains a database of images of natural hazard events.
      Last Modified: 2017-10-16
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