Kongsberg, Norway

IU KONO commences operations on: 1991,171

Host University of Bergen
Network IU
Latitude 59.649
Longitude 9.598
Elevation 216
Datalogger Q330
Broadband STS-1VBB_w/E300
Accelerometer FBA_ES-T_EpiSensor_Accelerometer
Telemetry Status at the NEIC Pending


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Station Heliplot


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Vault Condition

The vault is located in an abandoned silver mine, 340 meters beneath the surface and 2200 meters into the side of a hill. Seismometers are set on a concrete floor which is attached to bedrock. Temperature and humidity are stable.

Site Geology

Vault is located inside an abandoned mine in Pre-Cambrian gneiss.