Meteor Crater, AZ

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OT Collection ID: OT.112011.26912.3
OT Collection Name: Meteor Crater, AZ
Short Name: AZ10_Palucis
Collection Platform: Airborne Lidar
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    Collection Overview: NCALM Seed Project. PI: Marisa Palucis, University of California Berkeley. The survey area is a rectangular polygon, roughly 5.44 km on a side, enclosing the Barringer Meteorite Crater and its ejecta blanket. The project area is located 60 km southeast of Flagstaff, AZ and 30 km west of Winslow, Az. The polygon has a surface area of 29.7 km2; the requirement indicates two point densities one for the crater walls and rim of 8 pts/ m2, and one for the surrounding area of 4 pts/m2.

    Publications associated with this dataset can be found at NCALM's Data Tracking Center

    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: Palucis, M. (2011). Meteor Crater, AZ. National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM). Distributed by OpenTopography. Accessed: 2023-12-09

    Use License: CC BY 4.0

    Dataset Keywords: lidar

    Survey Date: 03/12/2010

    Publication Date: 12/01/2011
    Data Provider and Roles:
    Funder Collector Principal Investigator
    • Marisa Palucis - University of California, Berkeley
    Total number of points: 185,455,845 pts

    Area: 34.3 km2

    Point Density: 5.41 pts/m2

        Class 1 - Unclassified185,405,455
        Class 2 - Ground49,785
        Class 3 - Low Vegetation588
        Class 4 - Medium Vegetation17

    Raster Resolution: 1 meter

    Coordinate System:
        Horizontal: NAD83 / UTM Zone 12N Meters [EPSG: 26912]
        Vertical: NAVD88 (GEOID 09) [EPSG: 5703]

    Units: meter

    Survey Report: Reports

    LAS Validation Data Report: AZ10_Palucis.html
    Tile index in shapefile format: Download

    Dataset Extent in KMZ format: Download

    Dataset Spatial Bounds: North: 35.053716°     South: 35.001516°     East: -110.989035°     West: -111.054829°