Santa Clarita Topography

OT Collection ID: OT.072016.32611.1
OT Collection Name: Santa Clarita Topography
Short Name: CA14_Lowe
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.072016.32611.1

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    Collection Overview: NCALM logo This dataset was collected as an NCALM Seed grant for PI Katherine Lowe, University of Michigan, for the purpose of studying the effects of topography on peak ground acceleration. The requested survey area consisted of a polygon located 70 km northwest of Los Angeles, CA. The polygon encloses approximately 45.13 square km.

    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: Santa Clarita,

    Survey Date: 06/17/2015

    Publication Date: 09/19/2016
    Total lidar returns: 240,370,408 pts

    Area: 45 km2

    Point Density: 5.34 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified72,649,662
        Class 2 - Ground167,719,922
        Class 7 - Low Point (noise)824

    Raster Resolution: 0.5 meter

    Coordinates System:
        Horizontal: WGS84 / UTM Zone 11N [EPSG: 32611]
        Vertical: WGS84 [EPSG: 5703]

    Survey Report: 2015_168_Lowe_Metadata.pdf

    LAS Validation Data Report: CA14_Lowe.html
    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 34.5450567641414°     South: 34.406574014363°     East: -118.743787727075°     West: -118.791433373822°