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Global Volcano Locations Database
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    fileIdentifier:  gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards:G02135
    language:  eng; USA
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    hierarchyLevel:  (MD_ScopeCode) dataset
    contact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
        organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI> National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
        positionName:  Hazards Data Manager
        contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
            address:  (CI_Address)
                deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway
                city:  Boulder
                administrativeArea:  CO
                postalCode:  80305-3328
                country:  USA
                electronicMailAddress:  haz.info@noaa.gov
        role:  (CI_RoleCode) pointOfContact
    dateStamp:  2018-07-30
    metadataStandardName:  ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data
    metadataStandardVersion:  ISO 19115-2:2009(E)
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    identificationInfo:  (MD_DataIdentification)
        citation:  (CI_Citation)
            title:  Global Volcano Locations Database
            date:  (CI_Date)
                date:  2002-01-01
                dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) publisher
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                individualName:  Nicolas Arcos
                organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                        voice:  (303) 497-3158
                        facsimile:  (303) 497-6513
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway, Mail Code E/NE42
                        city:  Boulder
                        administrativeArea:  CO
                        postalCode:  80305-3328
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  haz.info@noaa.gov
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) pointOfContact
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:  Smithsonian Institution > National Museum of Natural History > Department of Mineral Sciences > Global Volcanism Program
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                        voice:  202-633-1000
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                        deliveryPoint:  PO Box 37012, SI Building, Room 153, MRC 010
                        city:  Washington, D. C.
                        administrativeArea:  District of Columbia
                        postalCode:  20013-7012
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  gvp@si.edu
                    onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                        linkage: http://volcano.si.edu/
                        protocol:  http
                        name:  Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program
                        description:  The Volcanoes of the World database provides a catalog of Holocene and Pleistocene volcanoes, and eruptions from the past 10,000 years.
                        function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    contactInstructions:
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) originator
            presentationForm:  (CI_PresentationFormCode) tableDigital
        abstract:  NCEI maintains a database of over 1,500 volcano locations obtained from the Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program, Volcanoes of the World publication. The database includes information on the volcano name, location, elevation, volcano type, date of the last known eruption, and the certainty of Holocene volcanism.
        purpose:  Environmental and hazard impact studies, Research
        credit:  Smithsonian Institution > National Museum of Natural History > Department of Mineral Sciences > Global Volcanism Program
        status:  (MD_ProgressCode) onGoing
        pointOfContact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
            individualName:  Nicolas Arcos
            organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                    voice:  (303) 497-3158
                    facsimile:  (303) 497-6513
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                    deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway, Mail Code E/NE42
                    city:  Boulder
                    administrativeArea:  CO
                    postalCode:  80305-3328
                    country:  USA
                    electronicMailAddress:  haz.info@noaa.gov
            role:  (CI_RoleCode) pointOfContact
        resourceMaintenance:  (MD_MaintenanceInformation)
            maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) asNeeded
            maintenanceNote:  Data in this collection are updated by the Smithsonian Institution as needed.
        graphicOverview:  (MD_BrowseGraphic)
            fileName: https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/hazard/icons/volcano_locs.jpg
            fileDescription:  Map of all volcano locations
            fileType:  jpg
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  Earth Science > Solid Earth > Volcanoes > Eruption Dynamics
            keyword:  Earth Science > Solid Earth > Volcanoes > Lava
            keyword:  Earth Science > Solid Earth > Volcanoes > Magma
            keyword:  Earth Science > Solid Earth > Volcanoes > Pyroclastics
            keyword:  Earth Science > Solid Earth > Volcanoes > Volcanic Ash/Dust
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-15
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                edition:  8.6
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                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
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            keyword:  Visual Observations
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                    date:  2018-02-27
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                edition:  8.6
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                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role:  (CI_RoleCode) publisher
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            keyword:  ICSU-WDS > International Council for Science - World Data System
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) project
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-28
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                edition:  8.6
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                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
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            keyword:  Global
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            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
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                    date:  2017-07-25
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                edition:  8.6
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                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
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            keyword:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            keyword:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-18
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                edition:  8.6
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                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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                            city:  Greenbelt
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                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role:  (CI_RoleCode) publisher
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_Constraints)
            useLimitation:  Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_LegalConstraints)
            accessConstraints:  (MD_RestrictionCode) otherRestrictions
            otherConstraints:  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.
        aggregationInfo:  (MD_AggregateInformation)
            aggregateDataSetName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Volcanism Program, 2013. Volcanoes of the World, v. 4.7.0. Venzke, E (ed.). Smithsonian Institution
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                    date:  2013-05-20
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                      Anchor:  DOI doi:10.5479/si.GVP.VOTW4-2013
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        language:  eng; USA
        topicCategory:  (MD_TopicCategoryCode) geoscientificInformation
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                westBoundLongitude:  -180.000000
                eastBoundLongitude:  180.000000
                southBoundLatitude:  -79.000000
                northBoundLatitude:  89.000000
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                extent:
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                    beginPosition:  NaN-99-01
                    endPosition:
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    contentInfo:  (MI_CoverageDescription)
        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  Volcano Name
        contentType:  (MD_CoverageContentTypeCode) referenceInformation
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    contentInfo:  (MI_CoverageDescription)
        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  Location
        contentType:  (MD_CoverageContentTypeCode) coordinate
        dimension:  (MD_Band)
            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  Latitude
                attributeType: (unknown)
            descriptor:  Distance measured north or south from the equator. Distance north is positive, distance south is negative.
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            units:
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                identifier:  decimal degrees
                name:  decimal degrees
        dimension:  (MD_Band)
            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  Longitude
                attributeType: (unknown)
            descriptor:  Longitude is measured from the Prime Meridian (which is the north/south line that runs through Greenwich, England), values measured east are positive and values measured west are negative.
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                name:  decimal degrees
        dimension:  (MD_Band)
            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  Elevation
                attributeType: (unknown)
            descriptor:  The elevation of the volcano above global mean sea level. Negative elevation indicates a submarine volcano.
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              Real:  6887
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              Real:  -6000
            units:
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                identifier:  meters
                name:  meters
        dimension:  (MD_Band)
            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  Country
                attributeType: (unknown)
            descriptor:  The country in which the volcano is located.
        dimension:  (MD_Band)
            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  Region
                attributeType: (unknown)
            descriptor:  The global region in which the volcano is located.
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    contentInfo:  (MI_CoverageDescription)
        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  Volcano Type
        contentType:  (MD_CoverageContentTypeCode) thematicClassification
        dimension:  (MD_Band)
            sequenceIdentifier:
              MemberName:
                aName:  Type
                attributeType: (unknown)
            descriptor:  The type of volcano.
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    contentInfo:  (MI_CoverageDescription)
        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  Volcano Status
        contentType:  (MD_CoverageContentTypeCode) thematicClassification
        rangeElementDescription:  (MI_RangeElementDescription)
            name:  Status
            definition:  The Status category conveys the following hierarchical progression from high to low certainty of Holocene volcanism (from the Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program).
            rangeElement:
              Record:  1. "Historical" - documented during or shortly after observation
            rangeElement:
              Record:  2. Dated eruptions based on a spectrum of techniques from "Hydrophonic" through "Radiocarbon" to "Anthropology", which is transitional to "Holocene"
            rangeElement:
              Record:  3. Thermal features such as "Fumarolic"
            rangeElement:
              Record:  4. "Uncertain"
            rangeElement:
              Record:  5. Thermal features preceded by the word "Pleistocene-"
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    contentInfo:  (MI_CoverageDescription)
        attributeDescription:
          RecordType:  Last Known Eruption
        contentType:  (MD_CoverageContentTypeCode) physicalMeasurement
        rangeElementDescription:  (MI_RangeElementDescription)
            name:  Last Known Eruption
            definition:  The date of the last known eruption (from the Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program).
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              Record:  D1 - Last known eruption 1964 or later
            rangeElement:
              Record:  D2 - Last known eruption 1900-1963
            rangeElement:
              Record:  D3 - Last known eruption 1800-1899
            rangeElement:
              Record:  D4 - Last known eruption 1700-1799
            rangeElement:
              Record:  D5 - Last known eruption 1500-1699
            rangeElement:
              Record:  D6 - Last known eruption A.D. 1-1499
            rangeElement:
              Record:  D7 - Last known eruption B.C. (Holocene)
            rangeElement:
              Record:  U - Undated, but probable Holocene eruption
            rangeElement:
              Record:  Q - Quaternary eruption(s) with the only known Holocene activity being hydrothermal
            rangeElement:
              Record:  ? - Uncertain Holocene eruption
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                organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI> National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
                positionName:  Hazards Data Manager
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                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway
                        city:  Boulder
                        administrativeArea:  CO
                        postalCode:  80305-3328
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  haz.info@noaa.gov
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                linkage: https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/form?t=102557&s=5&d=5
                protocol:  http
                name:  Global Volcano Locations Search
                description:  Use this form to search the catalog of global volcano locations. The database includes information on the volcano name, location, elevation, volcano type, date of the last known eruption, and the certainty of Holocene volcanism.
                function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) search
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            statement:  This database was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program when the NCEI/WDS Global Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database was being developed in approximately 2006. The data are linked to the NCEI/WDS Global Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database. The data were obtained to provide accurate information on the latitude, longitude, elevation, type of volcano, and last known eruption of the volcanoes.
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                description:  This database was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program when the NCEI/WDS Global Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database was being developed in approximately 2006.
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                    individualName:  Natural Hazards Data Manager
                    organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                description:  This database was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program when the NCEI/WDS Global Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database was being developed in approximately 2006.
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            evaluationMethodDescription:  Since the database was obtained from the Smithsonian, it is of high quality and very complete.
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                description:  NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2015-04-22T00:00:00
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        maintenanceNote:  This record was automatically modified on 2015-10-01 to include references to NCEI where applicable.
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            individualName:  Anna Milan
            organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                    deliveryPoint:  325 Broadway
                    city:  Boulder
                    administrativeArea:  CO
                    postalCode:  80305-3328
                    country:  USA
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