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X7 (2010-2014): PYRenean Observational Portable Experiment

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FDSN code X7 (2010-2014) Network name PYRenean Observational Portable Experiment (PYROPE)
Start year 2010 Operated by
End year 2014 Deployment region

Temporary seismic experiments in the Pyrenees and neighbouring areas. Goal: seismic imaging of the lithospheric structure. Backbone: ~45 broadband stations in a 2-D array with ~60 km spacing deployed for ~2.5 years in the Northern side (French side) of the Pyrenees and along the coast of the Bay of Biscay. Sensors: mostly STS-2 and a few CMG3-ESP. Digitizers: mostly Nanometrics Taurus and a few Agecodagis Kephren. The dataset also includes three profiles across the Pyrenees with 20-30 stations each, deployed for 1 year each, 5-7 km interstation spacing. Sensors: Güralp CMG40-T. Digitizers: Nanometrics Taurus.

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