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SeisComP3 release Jakarta-2017.334

Dec 1, 2017  ·   Products

First some statistics for all changes and bugfixes : We have removed 144549 and added 329135 lines of code. In total 1388 files were changed. 50% of those numbers are related to the generation of the Python wrappers with Swig.

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The strong M7.1 earthquake close to Mexico City on 19 September 2017

Sep 19, 2017  ·   Earthquake

The strong M7.1 earthquake near Mexico City is likely to cause severe damage. The event was fully automatically detected and located by our automatic SeisComP3 system only 5 minutes and 21 seconds after the event occurred.

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Rapid moment tensor, shaking intensity and tsunami simulation: the M8.1 Mexico earthquake on 08 September 2017

Sep 8, 2017  ·   Earthquake

We have simulated the tsunami wave heights and observed an unusual source mechanism for the M8.1 earthquake in the Pacific off-coast Mexico on 08 September, 2017. The full suite of SeisComP3 and gempa modules including TOAST and AUTOMT/MTV were applied to analyze this exceptional event.

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Tsunami and local earthquake monitoring at TMD, Thailand

Aug 18, 2017  ·   Projects

The Thailand Meteorological Department, TMD , in Bangkok is establishing a new warning and monitoring center for tsunamis and local earthquakes. We have provided and installed SeisComP3 and many of our popular gempa modules and trained the staff at TMD.

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CTBT: Science and Technology 2017 Conference (SnT2017)

Jun 30, 2017  ·   Event

At SnT2017 in Vienna we have presented our well-proven software developments for real-time monitoring of local, regional and teleseismic earthquakes, tsunami early warning, volcano observation and structural health monitoring. We enjoyed meeting many of our highly-appreciated customers and met even more scientists and operators who became newly interested in our well-proven monitoring solutions.

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SeisComP3 release Jakarta-2017.124

May 8, 2017  ·   Products

First some statistics for all changes and bugfixes : We have removed 47910 and added 31933 lines of code. 50% of those numbers are related to the generation of the Python wrappers with Swig.

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SeisComP3 for monitoring seismicity on Korean penninsula

May 2, 2017  ·   Projects

We are presenting the bleeding-edge developments for SeisComP3 at KIGAM. SeisComP3 has been used by KIGAM, South Korea , to monitor the seismicity on the Korean Penninsula. Using SeisComP3 and our products local earthquake monitoring KIGAM has been successfully recorded and analyzed the large earthquake in September, 2016.

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AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco, USA, 2016

Dec 15, 2016  ·   Event

We have experienced a successful week at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) in San Francisco, USA. In a joint booth with OSOP, Panama, we proudly presented gempa’s wide range of SeisComP3-based software solutions including new innovative products for local to teleseismic real-time earthquake analysis, structural health monitoring, volcano monitoring, efficient and secure real-time waveform data exchange, warning information and lots more.

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Monitoring earthquakes at gas storages in Italy

Nov 25, 2016  ·   Projects

Seiscomp3 and gempa modules will be used by OGS to monitor the seismicty in north-east Italy. The monitoring targets include sites where gas is stored in depleted natural reservoirs. We have trained OGS staff members to use SeisComP3 and the gempa modules for observing and analyzing the earthquakes including their moment tensors.

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PACA in Muscat, Oman uses GDS and Moment Tensor Modules

Oct 28, 2016  ·   Projects

PACA in Muscat, Oman has been using our GDS for dissemination of earthquake information and scautomt for automatic inversion for earthquake moment tensors. We have now trained SeisComP3 administrators and operators on their usage.

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TOAST Upgrade and Moment Tensor Modules for Tsunami-Early Warning at BMKG, Indonesia

Jul 26, 2016  ·   Projects

At BMKG in Jakarta, Indonesia , we have upgraded SeisComP3 and TOAST to the latest release and installed the modules MTV and AUTOMT for determination of earthquake moment-tensors. gempa GmbH has been supporting BMKG to establish and to increase capacities for earthquake and tsunami early warning for Indonesia and the Indian Ocean.

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SeisComP3 and gempa Modules at NRCan, Canada

Jun 9, 2016  ·   Projects

We have installed SeisComP3 and gempa modules for earthquake monitoring, research and event dissemination at NRCan offices in Ottawa, Canada. Main entrance group picture. Installation at NRCan.

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SeisComP3 training in Potsdam for institutions in the Middle East

May 26, 2016  ·   Training

We have trained 9 seismologists from An-Najah National University , Geophysical Insitute of Israel (GII) and the Jordan Seismological Observatory (JSO) in using SeisComP3 and gempa’s QuakeLink module. After return to their home institutions, the trainees will apply their new knowledge on SeisComP3 to monitor earthquakes and quarry blasts in the Middle East and QuakeLink to exchange earthquake parameters between the three institutions.

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TOAST predicts local tsunami for the M7.7 Ecuador earthquake on 16/04/2016

Apr 21, 2016  ·   Earthquake

Local tsunami wave heigths of up to 40 cm where observed for the M7.7 Ecuador earthquake on 16/04/2016. The hypocenter, magnitude, centroid depth and moment tensor were calculated using SeisComP3 and MTV.

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Moment tensors provide depth control for reliable tsunami prediction

Apr 13, 2016  ·   Earthquake

Seaquakes have the potential to generate destructive tsunamis when the magnitude is large, the earthquake occurs at shallow depth below the ocean floor and the earthquake mechanism has a significant uplift component.

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