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SHIPS: Seismic Hazards Investigation in Puget Sound

Seismometer Locations in SHIPS Survey

SHIPS focuses on urban areas, as shown by the dense deployment of onshore seismometers (Refteks) and ocean-bottom seismometers (OBSs) around Puget Sound. Green triangles indicate the location of permanent seismometers operated by the Pacific Northwest Seismograph Network.

SHIPS Seismometer locations; see caption above.

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