International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks

YR (2008-2010): ALFA08

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FDSN code YR (2008-2010) Operated by Institute of Geological and Nuclear Science (GNS - New Zealand)
Network name ALFA08 (ALFA) Deployment region New Zealand
Start date Jan. 1, 2008 End date Dec. 31, 2010
Short description

Recording and locating local seismicity associated with the Alpine Fault, New Zealand, to characterize the current activity on the fault between Harihari and Arthur Pass

Further information in publication(s)

Structural heterogeneity of the midcrust adjacent to the central Alpine Fault, New Zealand: Inferences from seismic tomography and seismicity between Harihari and Ross. Bourguignon et al., G-cubed, 2015.

Citation Information

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Stephen Bannister and Sandra Bourguignon (2008): ALFA Alpine Fault seismic array, New Zealand. International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks. Other/Seismic Network. 10.7914/SN/YR_2008
Citation notes

Please cite the Bourguigon et al., 2015, G-cubed paper doi: if using this seismic data, and acknowledge Stephen Bannister, GNS Science, New Zealand, for the seismic data.

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