International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks

AF: AfricaArray

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FDSN Network Information

FDSN code AF Operated by Penn State University
Network name AfricaArray Deployment region United States
Start date Jan. 1, 2004 End date -
Network Website http://www.africaarray.psu.edu/
Short description

A new Pan-African network of permanent broadband stations being developed by Penn State University in co-ordination with several local network operators in Africa. Initially, most of the stations will be in southern African countries, and the stations will be operated and maintained by the Seismology unit at the Council for Geoscience, Pretoria, South Africa. More information about AfricaArray can be found at http://africaarray.psu.edu/default.htm

Citation Information

Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/10.7914/SN/AF
Citation
Penn State University (2004): AfricaArray. International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks. Other/Seismic Network. 10.7914/SN/AF

Data Access

Data Availability

Data available from IRISDMC (IRIS Data Management Center) using FDSN Web Services. See http://ds.iris.edu for more information including data access tools.

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Additional Notes The data from the closed stations is embargoed for 3 years. All data should be open after 3 years.

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