ABSTRACT

Basic Pacific Tsunami Catalog and Database, 47 BC-2000 AD: Results of the First Stage of the Project   [open pdf - 2MB]

"A comprehensive Historical Tsunami Database for the Pacific region has been compiled as a result of the joint IUGG Tsunami Commission and ICG/ITSU Project 'Basic Catalog and Database' The project is directed to improve the situation with catalogization of historical tsunamis in the Pacific by means of organizing them in the form of a parametric tsunami catalog and database. Its final product will the multimedia CD ROM 'Tsunamis in the Pacific, 47 BC- 2000 AD,' containing all the meaningful historical tsunami data along with additional reference information related the tsunami problem in the Pacific. The main purpose of the first stage of the HTDB project was the initial collection of parametric data from all the available published tsunami catalogs and the original publications."

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Date:
2001-08-07
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Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Historical Archive Site for The National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program: http://nthmp-history.pmel.noaa.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
ITS 2001 Proceedings, Session 1, Number 1-2
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