obspy.core.inventory.station.Station.__init__

Station.__init__(code, latitude, longitude, elevation, channels=None, site=None, vault=None, geology=None, equipments=None, operators=None, creation_date=None, termination_date=None, total_number_of_channels=None, selected_number_of_channels=None, description=None, comments=None, start_date=None, end_date=None, restricted_status=None, alternate_code=None, historical_code=None, data_availability=None)[source]
Parameters:
  • channels (list of Channel) All channels belonging to this station.
  • latitude (Latitude) The latitude of the station
  • longitude (Longitude) The longitude of the station
  • elevation The elevation of the station in meter.
  • site These fields describe the location of the station using geopolitical entities (country, city, etc.).
  • vault Type of vault, e.g. WWSSN, tunnel, transportable array, etc
  • geology Type of rock and/or geologic formation.
  • equipments Equipment used by all channels at a station.
  • operator An operating agency and associated contact persons. If there multiple operators, each one should be encapsulated within an Operator tag. Since the Contact element is a generic type that represents any contact person, it also has its own optional Agency element.
  • creation_date (UTCDateTime) Date and time (UTC) when the station was first installed
  • termination_date (UTCDateTime, optional) Date and time (UTC) when the station was terminated or will be terminated. A blank value should be assumed to mean that the station is still active.
  • total_number_of_channels (int) Total number of channels recorded at this station.
  • selected_number_of_channels (int) Number of channels recorded at this station and selected by the query that produced this document.
  • external_references (list of ExternalReference) URI of any type of external report, such as IRIS data reports or dataless SEED volumes.
  • description (str) A description of the resource
  • comments (list of Comment) An arbitrary number of comments to the resource
  • start_date (UTCDateTime, optional) The start date of the resource
  • end_date (UTCDateTime) The end date of the resource
  • restricted_status (str) The restriction status
  • alternate_code (str) A code used for display or association, alternate to the SEED-compliant code.
  • historical_code (str) A previously used code if different from the current code.
  • data_availability (DataAvailability) Information about time series availability for the station.