International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks

NC: USGS Northern California Network

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FDSN code NC Network name USGS Northern California Network (NCSN)
Start year 1966 Operated by
  • USGS Menlo Park
End year - Deployment region

The NCSN is a regional network for monitoring earthquakes in Northern and Central California and is part of the Northern California Seismic System. As of 2016, the NCSN is a mix of analog and digital instrumentation. The digital instrumentation consists of both broadband and strong motion sensors. Current efforts are focused to upgrade instrumentation in support of earthquake early warning and other activities.


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Digital Object Identifier (DOI) 10.7914/SN/NC
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