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KONO - Kongsberg, Norway (photo1, photo2)

  Information for KONO as of February 1994
Station: Kongsberg, Norway
Director: Dr. Jens Havskov Network Affiliation: IRIS/USGS - GSN
Kongsberg Observatory
P.O. Box 1012
N. 9801 Kongsberg, Norway
Network Contact:
Albuquerque Seismic Laboratory
Building 10002 Kirtland AFB East
Albuquerque, NM 87115
Telephone: 47 (35) 21-74-12 Open Station: Yes
Phone No. 47 (55) 32-6101
Fax: 47 (35) 95-03-08 Parent Organization:
University of Bergen
Latitude: 59.6491N
Longitude: 9.5982E
Elevation to Sensor: 216
Depth to Sensor: 340
Geology: Vault is located inside an abandoned mine in Pre-Cambrian gneiss.
Vault Conditions: The vault is located in an abandoned silver mine, 340 meters beneath the surface and 2200 meters into the side of a hill. Seismometers are set on a concrete floor which is attached to bedrock. Temperature and humidity are stable.
Site Description: N/A
  Addresses from which to obtain data.
Station Instrumentation
1. Global Seismograph Network - GSN: IRIS-2 System [IU] 28 Jun 1991 to present
2. Abbreviated Seismic Research Observatory - ASRO: [ AS ] 01 Sep 1978 to 27 Jun 1991