Services

Web Services

The DMC offers several Common Service APIs to help you acquire data and metadata. These include:

Real time Streaming Service

Map Service

The IRIS DMC Google Map Service generator creates maps based on IRIS DMC metadata holdings. Either a network or single station map can be generated. Each map produced includes a link to the same data as a KML NetworkLink appropriate for Google Earth. Network and station parameters can be specified directly in the URI path.

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Network Codes

A list of all network codes assigned by the FDSN (IRIS DMC) archive to provide uniqueness to seismological data streams. The following formats are provided:

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Guidelines for using web services

Please visit our page that outlines usage guidelines

Guidelines for using the real time SeedLink streaming service

Users of the DMC’s SeedLink streaming service should not sustain more than 5 concurrent connections.