Seismos in Europe and the Middle East


Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guerney and Alderney, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Man Island of, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City State (Holy See)

Links arranged by country for helicorders/seismograms that are relevant to that region. Use the navigation links below to go directly to a country. No underline indicates no specific site for that country.

Czech Republic Helicorders

Czech Seismograms Page 15 seismograms from around the Czech Republic

Helicorders in France

Lormes (Nièvre) Most recent recordings of the seismic station of Lormes (Nièvre)
Sample of the plot style. Click for full size.
CEA Example Seismogram

Helicorders in Germany

Freiburg Area Recorders (Black Forest) This page has links to several several recorders on it.
Grafenberg LHZ IU network Station GRFO
I get an error on this page as soon, or very soon after, it loads. If you get this it seems to take 6 clicks to finally get rid of it. After that everything seems to be OK.
Seismogram Day Plots SZGRF Request dayplots of GRSN/GRF stations. The display is split up in 24 lines, one line per hour. The amplitudes have a fixed normalisation, it can be adjusted with “Amplitude-Zoom” below.
Any day from station installation until yesterday
Map of broadband seismo locations.
Seismograms for Middle Germany Request plots of stations right back to 2002. Previous day/next day buttons and previous station/next station buttons. Kewl. 🙂

Iceland Helicorders

Hvammstangi 4.5Hz Geophone (BHZ Low pass filtered) [Private]
Heklubyggð (Hekla) 4.5Hz Geophone (BHZ Low pass filtered) [Private]

Tremor Plots (Katla/Eyja)

Full set here  Note: GOD (Godabunga) does not work from the full map so please use the link below.

Eyja SIL Stations

Tremor Plots (Vatnajokull)

Full set here (Icelandic version)  Note: Asterisked ones do not work from the English version full map but do from the Icelandic version.

Vatna SIL Stations

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Italian Seismograms/Helicorders

(Links last checked 16 December 2013)

Etna Seismos Seismogram from Istituto Nazionale Di Geofisica E Vulcanologia. These pages refresh every 10 seconds, but the content changes about every 10/12 minutes thus they can be up to 15 minutes behind. They are (near) real time displays with blocks of 4 hours covering the last 24 hours.
ESVO, EMPL, ETFI, EBCN, STR1, STR8 all tabbed on this page
Mount Etna
Three volcano tremor graphs from Istituto Nazionale Di Geofisica E Vulcanologia. These update every 10 minutes.
EBCN, ESLN, ECPN all shown on this page
Vesuvius OVO There are 7 seismograms selectable from this page. It loads on Vesuvius and includes among others Ischia and Stromboli.

Note that the recorders are running on CET (Central European Time) which is UTC +1 in winter and +2 in Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)

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Beeft de aarde nu?
The earth trembles now?
Displayed is the registration of the vertical ground movement in South-Limburg. (Current subsidence* measured at station Heimans Quarry in South Limburg) To see the plot larger click on the image. Difficult one to get your head round as the time goes from bottom to top! *maybe not! Translation error I feel.

Romanian Seismograms/Helicorders

Main seismo page Select your date and then click on the seismogram you wish to see. At the time of writing (May 2011) this facility goes back to 2008.

Spanish Seismograms/Helicorders

Main seismo page List of seven seismograms with yesterday (AYER) and today (HOY) versions. Clicking a thumbnail opens the seismogram in a new screen. There is also available a sprectrum of the plot as well. Use the option buttons on the panel. Left option seismo, right option spectrum.


Bahrain, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

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