Mt. Furi, Ethiopia

IU FURI commences operations on: 1997,244

Host Addis Ababa University
Network IU
Latitude 8.895
Longitude 38.68
Elevation 2570
Datalogger Q330
Broadband STS-1VBB_w/E300
Accelerometer FBA_ES-T_EpiSensor_Accelerometer
Telemetry Status at the NEIC Pending


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Vault Condition

20 Meter horizontal tunnel with approximately 5 meters of overburden.

Site Geology

Vault dug into a dike consisting of mafic rock

Site Condition

Remote site located approxmately three-fourths up the road to the top of Mt. Furi., The data processing equipment is located at the Addis Ababa University. Communications, for data between these locations is via Cylink Radio Modems.