Landers Surface Rupture Terrestrial Laser Scanning Dataset

DOI: 10.5069/G91Z4298
OT Collection ID: OT.072011.32611.2
OT Collection Name: Landers Surface Rupture Terrestrial Laser Scanning Dataset
Short Name: LandersTLS
Collection Platform: Terrestrial Laser Scanner
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    Collection Overview: Tectonic geomorphic markers such as fault scarps of recent and historic earthquakes form the basis for paleoseismic studies that aim to understand the spatiotemporal distribution of earthquakes, their magnitudes, and recurrences. This terrestrial laser scanning dataset was acquired to survey a section of the 1992 Landers earthquake fault scarp. For more details, visit: http://lidar.asu.edu/KnowledgeBase/Landers_TLS/Landers_TLS_analysis.html

    Dataset Acknowledgement:
    Data acquisition was supported by NSF grant: EAR 0651098 Collaborative Research: Facility Support: Building the INTERFACE Facility for Cm-Scale, 3D Digital Field Geology.
    For full citation details see: http://lidar.asu.edu/KnowledgeBase/Landers_TLS/Landers_TLS_analysis.html

    Dataset Keywords: Landers earthquake, fault scarp, Emerson fault, California, TLS

    Survey Date: 09/15/2009
    Total lidar returns: 8,770,495 pts

    Area: .04 km2

    Point Density: 230.80 pts/m2

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: UTM Zone 11 N WGS84 Meters [EPSG: 32611]
        Vertical: WGS84 Ellipsoid

    Survey Report: LandersTLSMetadata_FINAL.pdf

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

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 34.5402°     South: 34.5373°     East: -116.5517°     West: -116.5546°