International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks

FDSN Web Services

This specification defines RESTful web service interfaces for accessing common FDSN data types. This specification serves as a baseline level of compatibility allowing data request tools to work with any FDSN data center implementing these services.

The current specifications

The full definition of FDSN web services are the combination of common characteristics (“Commonalities”) and interface specific details.


Data centers supporting FDSN web services


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