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EW: ShakeAlert - Earthquake Early Warning System

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FDSN code EW Network name ShakeAlert - Earthquake Early Warning System (ShakeAlert)
Start year 2016 Operated by
  • U.S. Geological Survey
End year - Deployment region California

The USGS ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning System produces rapid earthquake alerts for the West Coast of the US. The system uses data from other networks (e.g. UW, UO, NC, NP, BK, PG, CI, AZ, NN) and will ultimately expand to other states.


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