Hockley, Texas

IU HKT commences operations on: 1995,192

Host University of Texas Austin
Network IU
Latitude 29.962
Longitude -95.838
Elevation -413
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

The vault is 472 meters below surface in a salt mine. Temperature of the vault remains at approximately 37 degrees C. The pier is not isolated.

Site Geology

Located in the Willis Formation that is made of clay, silt, sand, and minor siliceous gravel. Deposited in the lower Pleistocene and is approximately 200 feet thick.