High Mountain Asia Landslide Catalog, Version 1 (HMA_LS_Cat)
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HMA_LS_Cat
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Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

This data set is an open global landslide inventory with input from citizen scientists. The data include the time and location of various landslide events, as well as event characteristics, such as triggers, the number of fatalities, country of occurrence, and the length and area of the slide.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Dalia
    Kirschbaum
Parameter(s):
LANDSLIDES
Platform(s):
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s):
MULTIPLE
Data Format(s):
Shapefile
Temporal Coverage:
10 February 1956 to 18 December 2018
Temporal Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
72.7
S:
-46.8
E:
180
W:
-180

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