Access to validated data

arrow Access to continuous validated data using FDSN webservices

You can access GEOSCOPE validated data through the FDSN web services implemented at the IPGP datacenter.

Web services URL: http://ws.ipgp.fr/

For more information about the FDSN web services: http://www.fdsn.org/webservices/


arrow Data from GEOSCOPE Network, code FDSN G, is also available through following data centers:


arrow Acces to continuous validated data using Python and Obspy Library


ObsPy, a Python Toolbox for seismological data processing : http://obspy.org/

ObsPy is an open-source project dedicated to provide a Python framework for processing seismological data.

The goal of the ObsPy project is to facilitate rapid application development for seismology.


arrow Acces to continuous validated data with the Arclink protocol

WARNING: arclink access is deprecated. Even if GEOSCOPE data is still available through this protocol, please use  FDSN webservices instead.

Arclink is a protocol used for seismological data exchange. The data requests are made by time windows. Allowed request types are currently WAVEFORM, RESPONSE, INVENTORY, ROUTING and QC. Data format of WAVEFORM and RESPONSE requests is SEED (Mini-SEED, dataless SEED, full SEED). Data format of INVENTORY, ROUTING and QC requests is XML.

More information about Arclink:

To access GEOSCOPE data through the Arclink Protocol, use:

port : 18001

Note that  the TCP port 18001 must be open in your institution firewall.