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KSSMN Data

 

KSSMN real-time data

KSSMN real-time data is available for download from IRISDMC (IRIS Data Management Center).

Please reference the use of KSSMN data with the following citation:
Kentucky Geological Survey/Univ. of Kentucky (1982): Kentucky Seismic and Strong Motion Network. University of Kentucky. Other/Seismic Network. doi:10.7914/SN/KY

 

Selected datasets

CUSSO

The dataset for the CUSSO vertical seismic array, including metadata, during the period of operation of the deep borehole is available for download here.

Please reference the use of this data with the above KSSMN citation and the following citation:
Woolery, E.W, Z. Wang, N.S Carpenter, R. Street, C. Brengman (2016). The Central United States Seismic Observatory: Site Characterization, Instrumentation, and Recordings, Seismological Research Letters, 87 (1). p. 215-228, doi: 10.1785/0220150169.

VSAP

The recordings from VSAP (Vertical Seismic Array Paducah), including metadata, are available by request.

Please reference the use of the VSAP recordings with the above KSSMN citation and the following citation:
Carpenter, N.S, Z. Wang, E.W. Woolery, and M. Rong (2018). Estimating Site Response with Recordings from Deep Boreholes and HVSR: Examples from the Mississippi Embayment of the Central United States, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, DOI: 10.1785/0120170156.

Capital Plaza Tower Implosion

The KSSMN recordings of the March 11, 2018 implosion of the Capital Plaza Tower, Frankfort, Kentucky, including metadata, are available by request.

Please reference the use of these recordings with the above KSSMN citation and the following citation:
Carpenter, N.S., Lynch, M.J., Nuttall, B.C., Wang, Z., and Holcomb, A.S., 2018, Ground Motions Induced by the March 11, 2018, Implosion of the Capital Plaza Tower, Frankfort, Kentucky, Kentucky Geological Survey, Report of Investigations 2 Series XIII, 2018, 17 p.

 

Questions or comments about KSSMN data?

Please contact Seth Carpenter.