All BG stations online again

October 20th, 2017

All BG stations from the planned Calpine power outage are online again. Data resumed flowing to around 2017/10/17 19:24 UTC.

EVT_FAST, NETDC & STP services to be retired (December 2017)

October 13th, 2017

The NCEDC offers a number of web services that provide improved functionality formerly served by the EVT_FAST, NETDC & STP systems.
The NCEDC will shut down the following services on December 31, 2017:

  • NetDC: The NetDC project was initiated almost 20 years ago and enabled users to access distributed
    data from "Networked Data Centers". As of today, all data centers, including IRIS have retired
    their NetDC system. Similar capabilities are available for:

  • EVT_FAST: EVT_FAST was initially developed as an interim tool for accessing NCSS Event data. It was later
    enhanced to also include the EGS data. The same features are now provided by our NCEDC EventData
    Web Service (http://service.ncedc.org/ncedcws/eventdata/1/).
  • STP: STP (Seismic Transfer Program) is a client-server system that provides time-series data. Users can run
    a command-line STP client program to retrieve either continuous or event data. The NCEDC now offers
    command-line scripts such as FetchData or FetchEventData that work in conjunction with our FDSN DataSelect
    and NCEDC EventData Web Services to access continuous and event time-series. Those scripts are available at
    http://www.ncedc.org/ftp/pub/ws-fetch-scripts/

The FDSN-compatible and NCEDC web services are available at:
http://service.ncedc.org

Please note that our email based BREQ_FAST system will still remain in service.
Please contact the NCEDC at ncedcinfo@ncedc.org if you have any questions.

14 BG stations offline due to planned power outage

October 4th, 2017

14 BG stations are currently offline due to planned Calpine power outage at their radio repeater. Last data received was at 2017/10/03,20:14 UTC (13:14 PDT). List of stations affected:

AL1 BG
AL5 BG
AL6 BG
CLV BG
DRH BG
DRK BG
FNF BG
HBW BG
HER BG
JKB BG
LCK BG
PFR BG
SQK BG
STY BG

WR data back online after >3 day outage

September 29th, 2017

Network WR was offline for a few days due to server migration at DWR. The approximate duration of the outage was:

WR Offline: 20170926 0123 UTC
WR Online: 20170929 1644 UTC

Announcement: Acknowledging the NCEDC and Berkeley networks

August 2nd, 2017

Below please see instructions for acknowledging the NCEDC, the BDSN (BK) network, the HRSN (BP) network, and the BARD network if you use this data in your research. You can also find all of this information, as well as a table of other organizations that contribute data to the NCEDC at:
http://ncedc.org/acknowledge.html

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Northern California Earthquake Data Center: Please insert this sentence in your publication acknowledgments

Cite the NCEDC:
"NCEDC (2014), Northern California Earthquake Data Center. UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory. Dataset. doi:10.7932/NCEDC."

Acknowledge the NCEDC:
"Waveform data, metadata, or data products for this study were accessed through the Northern California Earthquake Data Center (NCEDC), doi:10.7932/NCEDC."

Berkeley Digital Seismic Network (BK): Please insert this sentence in your publication acknowledgments

Cite the BDSN:
"BDSN (2014), Berkeley Digital Seismic Network. UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory. Dataset. doi:10.7932/BDSN."

Acknowledge the BDSN:
"Data for this study come from the Berkeley Digital Seismic Network (BDSN), doi:10.7932/BDSN, operated by the UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, which is archived at the Northern California Earthquake Data Center (NCEDC), doi: 10.7932/NCEDC."

High Resolution Seismic Network (BP): Please insert this sentence in your publication acknowledgments

Cite the HRSN:
"HRSN (2014), High Resolution Seismic Network. UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory. Dataset. doi:10.7932/HRSN."

Acknowledge the HRSN:
"Data for this study come from the High Resolution Seismic Network (HRSN) doi:10.7932/HRSN, operated by the UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, which is archived at the Northern California Earthquake Data Center (NCEDC), doi: 10.7932/NCEDC."

Bay Area Regional Deformation Network: Please insert this sentence in your publication acknowledgments

Cite the BARD:
"BARD (2014), Bay Area Regional Deformation Network. UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory. Dataset. doi:10.7932/BARD."

Acknowledge BARD:
"Data for this study come from the Bay Area Regional Deformation Network (BARD), doi:10.7932/BARD, operated by the UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, which is archived at the Northern California Earthquake Data Center (NCEDC), doi: 10.7932/NCEDC."


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