Data Management Center

Welcome

The IRIS DMC archives and distributes data to support the seismological research community. Our state–of–the–art data center is located near the University of Washington in Seattle. Learn more about the DMC facility, the work that we do and the people that work here. We welcome your feedback.

Operations Status

All systems operational.

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PASSCAL Experiments

Data problems

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

The DMC has authored many software packages for accessing and displaying data both from our archives and real-time data. These are freely available for download. Our more popular packages:

The DMC offers several ways to help you access or submit data and also with the various services, software and tools we have written.

Quick support links:

We have multiple web-based tools to access, retrieve, view and download data. Some of our more popular tools are listed below:

Latest News

DS Newsletter - Summer 2014 Issue

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This issue provides details on the IDA DCC’s latest developments, the recent Data Services workshop in Bogotá, Colombia, an overview of the new MUSTANG quality assurance project, new Data Services products, and the arrival of very old Mt. St. Helens data

DMS Newsletter - Spring 2014 Issue

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This issue provides details of the new DMC Auxiliary Data Center at LVOC, information about the upcoming Data Services workshop in Colombia, new DMS data products available, the inaugural DMC staff retreat, and a celebration of Rick Benson’s 20 years.

Disclosure

For data that is provided to IRIS from an established data center, the identity of those requesting data from the DMC will be provided to the relevant data center. This only includes data from established Data Centers such as ORFEUS, GEOSCOPE or GEOFON.