Democratic Republic of the Congo earthquake hazard

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This dataset, providing Peak Ground Acceleration (pga, units: g) was computed by the Global Earthquake Model Foundation using the OpenQuake-engine implementation of the 2016 Model for Sub-Saharan Africa (herein indicated as the MODEL; more information about the MODEL is available at this link https://hazardwiki.openquake.org/ssahara2016). The MODEL domain includes Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Congo DRC, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The MODEL is made available under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 4.0 (CC BY-SA 4.0) [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/]. Point of contact for this dataset is the GEM Hazard Team ([email protected]).

Type: 
Geospatial
Languages Supported: 
English
Topics: 
Climate Change
Granularity: 
Geographical Coverage: 
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Burundi
Djibouti
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Kenya
Malawi
Mozambique
Rwanda
Somalia
Uganda
Tanzania
Botswana
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Angola
Economy Coverage: 
Economy Coverage not specified
Periodicity: 
Other
Release Date: 
September 1, 2016

Last Updated

Last Updated: 
January 12, 2017

Harvest System ID

Harvest System ID: 
GFDRR Labs Geonode
Access Options:
Download
West Bounding Coordinate: 
64.26400000000001
East Bounding Coordinate: 
4.423999999999999
North Bouding Coordinate: 
19.0178
South Bounding Coordinate: 
-25.8622

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This dataset, providing Peak Ground Acceleration (pga, units: g) was computed by the Global Earthquake Model Foundation using the OpenQuake-engine implementation of the 2016 Model for Sub-Saharan Africa (herein indicated as the MODEL; more information about the MODEL is available at this link https://hazardwiki.openquake.org/ssahara2016). The MODEL domain includes Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Congo DRC, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The MODEL is made available under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 4.0 (CC BY-SA 4.0) [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/]. Point of contact for this dataset is the GEM Hazard Team ([email protected]).

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Modified Date
2019-11-20
Release Date
Periodicity
Identifier
0f6da105-f806-4079-aba7-be63246285c8
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Area
POLYGON ((64.264 -25.8622, 64.264 19.0178, 4.424 19.0178, 4.424 -25.8622))
License
License Not Specified
Public Access Level
Public
Rating: 
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Type: 
Languages Supported: 
Economy Coverage: 
West Bounding Coordinate: 
64.26400000000001
East Bounding Coordinate: 
4.423999999999999
North Bouding Coordinate: 
19.0178
South Bounding Coordinate: 
-25.8622
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
SCA
Release Date: 
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Last Updated Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Granularity: 
Harvest Source: 
Modified date: 
17178
Primary Dataset: 
Yes

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