Dixie Valley Fault Rupture Terrestrial Laser Scanning Dataset-Site 1

DOI: 10.5069/G99884X8
OT Collection ID: OT.052012.32611.1
OT Collection Name: Dixie Valley Fault Rupture Terrestrial Laser Scanning Dataset-Site 1
Short Name: DVF_TLS_s1
Collection Platform: Terrestrial Laser Scanner
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    Collection Overview: This dataset covers a site near the center of the 16 December 1954 M 6.8 Dixie Valley earthquake rupture in central Nevada, United States. At this site, a linear debris flow chute draining the Stillwater Range front on to a shallowly sloping alluvial fan is offset by both synthetic and antithetic fault scarps that together form an intervening graben. Vegetation classification was performed manually in an immersive 3D virtual reality CAVE. This dataset includes intensity-scaled point-coloring. Surveyor: Peter Gold

    Dataset Acknowledgement:
    Data acquisition was supported by the UC Davis Department of Geology Durrell Fund and by a Geological Society of America Graduate Student grant (awarded to P.O. Gold)

    Dataset Keywords: Nevada, Dixie Valley fault, TLS, terrestrial laser scanninglidar, slip vector, low angle normal fault

    Survey Date: 03/23/2010 - 03/24/2010
    Total lidar returns: 13,248,696 pts

    Area: .01 km2

    Point Density: 2221.44 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM z11N WGS84 (ITRF 2000) [EPSG: 32611]
        Vertical: NAVD88 [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: DVF_TLS_S1_metadata.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: DVF_TLS_s1.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 39.6290°     South: 39.6282°     East: -118.1762°     West: -118.1776°