International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks

WM: Western Mediterranean Seismic Network

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FDSN Network Information

FDSN code WM Operated by Real Instituto y Observatorio de la Armada (Spain)
Network name Western Mediterranean Seismic Network Deployment region Spain
Start date Jan. 1, 1 End date -
Short description

The "Real Instituto y Observatotio de la Armada" (ROA = Royal Spanish Navy Observatory) joint to the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) have deployed a seismic BB Network in the vicinities of the Gibraltar Strait (Ibero-Mohgrebian area). Now a day, this net have 4 Near Real Time stations and 2 more in no NRT (data are upgrade every one-two months). All stations are GEOFON cooperative stations and┬┐almost┬┐stations are asigned to GE code in the FSDN station book.

Citation Information

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
San Fernando Royal Naval Observatory (ROA), Universidad Complutense De Madrid (UCM), Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum (GFZ), Universidade De Evora (UEVORA, Portugal), & Institute Scientifique Of RABAT (ISRABAT, Morocco). (1996). The Western Mediterranean BB seismic Network. Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ.

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