|FDSN code||XS (2002-2002)||Network name||Embayment Seismic Excitation Experiment (ESEE)|
|Start year||2002||Operated by||
|End year||2002||Deployment region||United States of America|
2600lb and 5000lb explosions were detonated within the New Madrid Seismic Zone at 2 locations to excite fundamental and higher mode surface waves within the sediments of the Mississippi embayment. The existing seismic network was augmented by the 8 PASSCAL instruments. A second piggy-back experiment was performed in November 25-27 to record ambient noise with a phased array to evaluate the H/V ratio of the sediments at the northern explosion location.
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||https://doi.org/10.7914/SN/XS_2002|
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