International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks

XM (1998-1998): Ocean Seismic Network Exp.

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FDSN Network Information

FDSN code XM (1998-1998) Operated by IRIS/PASSCAL
Network name Ocean Seismic Network Exp. (OSN-1) Deployment region
Start date Jan. 1, 1998 End date Dec. 31, 1998
Short description

This was an exp. to test install a Teledyne KS54000 BB seismometer in a 250 meter deep borehole on the bottom of the ocean in 4150 meters of water. Two seismometers were installed - one sensor was buried in the mud and the other was placed on the sea floor.

Citation Information

Digital Object Identifier (DOI) doi:10.7914/SN/XM_1998
John A. Collins, Ralph Stephen, Frank Vernon (1998): Ocean Seismic Network Exp.. International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks. Other/Seismic Network. doi:10.7914/SN/XM_1998

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