Abstract

This dataset is a spatial representation of the Geoscience Australia Earthquake Database. The dataset contains recorded magnitudes for earthquakes on and near Australia. Local events of magnitude 4 and above and regional events of magnitude 6 and above are displayed.
Google map showing geographic bounding box with values North bound 0.0 East bound 180.0 West bound 0.0 South bound -90.0

Product Type/Sub Type

dataset

Constraints

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence

IP Owner

Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia)

Author(s)

Date (publication)

2000-01-01T00:00:00

Product Type

dataset

Topic Category

geoscientificInformation

GA Catalogue Number

31425 Product http://www.ga.gov.au/metadata-gateway/metadata/record/31425/

Keywords

GIS Dataset
National
earthquakes
geoscience databases
GIS
geohazards
National dataset
dataset
Earth Sciences

Resource Language

English

Resource Character Set

utf8

Resource Security Classification

unclassified

Geographic Extent

North bound
0.0
East bound
180.0
West bound
0.0
South bound
-90.0

Digital Transfer Options

onLine

Distributor

Role
distributor
Organisation Name
Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia)
City
Canberra
Administrative Area
ACT
Postal Code
2601
Country
Australia
Email Address

Metadata File Identifier

a05f7892-b1bc-7506-e044-00144fdd4fa6

Metadata Standard Name

ANZLIC Metadata Profile: An Australian/New Zealand Profile of AS/NZS ISO 19115:2005, Geographic information - Metadata

Metadata Standard Version

1.1

METADATA SECURITY CLASSIFICATION

unclassified

Metadata Contact

Role
pointOfContact
Organisation Name
Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia)
City
Canberra
Administrative Area
ACT
Postal Code
2601
Country
Australia
Email Address