Surface Expression of the 1886 Charleston, South Carolina Earthquake

OT Collection ID: OT.022012.26917.1
OT Collection Name: Surface Expression of the 1886 Charleston, South Carolina Earthquake
Short Name: SC10_Hoeft
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Jeffery Hoeft, Georgia Institute of Technology. The Survey area consists of two irregular polygons totaling 42 square kilometers. The areas of interest are located 20 kilometers west of Charleston, South Carolina. The data were collected to search for surface expressions of the 1886 Charleston, South Carolina Earthquake.

    Dataset Acknowledgement: Lidar data acquisition and processing completed by the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM - NCALM funding provided by NSF's Division of Earth Sciences, Instrumentation and Facilities Program. EAR-1043051.

    Dataset Citation: N/A - Citation Guidance

    Dataset Keywords: N/A

    Survey Date: 02/25/2010

    Publication Date: 02/27/2012
    Total lidar returns: 569,579,152 pts

    Area: 64 km2

    Point Density: 8.89 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified493,405,080
        Class 2 - Ground76,171,357
        Class 7 - Low Point (noise)1,569
        Class 9 - Water688
        Class 10 - Reserved458

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM Zone 17N NAD83 (CORS96) [EPSG: 26917]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 03) [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: NCALMReport_Hoeft_2009.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: SC10_Hoeft.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 32.9477936704943°     South: 32.7632299182595°     East: -80.1127299246531°     West: -80.1885654510363°