Heat Flow, Japan, 1964-2002
- International Heat Flow Commission, International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior, and Oklahoma State University. Department of Geography. Cartography Service
- This point shapefile contains heat flow data for Japan compiled from sources dating from 1964 to 2002. Heat flow is a measure of heat loss across the surface of the Earth and is useful for modeling recent tectonic activity, transport of heat by groundwater, variations in concentrations of the radiogenic elements U, Th and K, glacial dynamics, and recent changes in climate. See attibute table and supplemental documentation for more detail. Global heat flow data are maintained by the International Heat Flow Commission (IHFC) of the International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior (IASPEI).
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- Terrestrial heat flow and Climatology, Meteorology and Atmosphere
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