Israel Mediterranean Sharon sea cliff, 2006

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OT Collection ID: OT.102016.2039.1
OT Collection Name: Israel Mediterranean Sharon sea cliff, 2006
Short Name: Israel_2006
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Point Cloud Data   Bulk Download     opentopoID: OTLAS.102016.2039.1

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    Collection Overview: Geological Survey of Israel Logo Israel's 200-km long Mediterranean coast line consists of ~70 km of late Quaternary eolianite sea cliffs that reach up to 50 m above sea level and are actively retreating landwards at time-averaged rates of up to 0.1 m/yr. This dataset covers a 30-km-stretch of coastal cliffs in central Israel that lie between the cities of Herzlia in the south and Olga in the north. The data were acquired in 2/2006 at a sampling density of 0.25 pts per square meter and are being used to study and monitor sea cliff retreat processes in the eastern Mediterranean.

    Dataset Acknowledgement: Funded by the Geological Survey of Israel (GSI)

    Dataset Citation: Israel Mediterranean Sharon sea cliff, 2006. Distributed by OpenTopography. . Accessed: 2024-05-24

    Use License: Not Provided

    Dataset Keywords: Israel, Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Coastal cliffs, lidar

    Survey Date: 02/01/2006

    Publication Date: 10/13/2016
    Data Provider and Roles:
    Funder Collector
    Total number of points: 13,268,620 pts

    Area: 29.43 km2

    Point Density: 0.45 pts/m2

    Class 1 - Unclassified2,991,859
    Class 2 - Ground6,069,468
    Class 4 - Medium Vegetation3,413,352
    Class 7 - Low Point (low noise)8,860
    Class 8 - Model Key/Reserved785,081

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinate System:
    Horizontal: Israeli Transverse Mercator [EPSG: 2039]
    Vertical: GRS 1980(?) unknown datum [EPSG: 4019]

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: N/A

    LAS Validation Data Report: Israel_2006.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in GeoJSON format:
    Point Cloud: Israel_2006.geojson
    Raster: Israel_2006.geojson

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 32.4534178936863°     South: 32.1554698432704°     East: 34.8877780339831°     West: 34.7913299765521°