obspy.io.scardec - SCARDEC file format support for ObsPy

This module provides read/write support for the SCARDEC source file format supplied by IPGP.


The ObsPy Development Team (devs@obspy.org)


GNU Lesser General Public License, Version 3 (https://www.gnu.org/copyleft/lesser.html)


It works by utilizing ObsPy’s read_events() function.

>>> import obspy
>>> cat = obspy.read_events("/path/to/test.scardec")
>>> print(cat)
1 Event(s) in Catalog:
2014-01-25T05:14:18.000000Z |  -7.985, +109.265 | 6.20 mw

The event will contain one origins with a moment rate function.

>>> print(cat[0])  
Event:  2014-01-25T05:14:18.000000Z |  -7.985, +109.265 | 6.20 mw

                     resource_id: ResourceIdentifier(id="...")
                      event_type: 'earthquake'
             preferred_origin_id: ResourceIdentifier(id="...")
          preferred_magnitude_id: ResourceIdentifier(id="...")
    preferred_focal_mechanism_id: ResourceIdentifier(id="...")
              event_descriptions: 1 Elements
                        comments: 1 Elements
                focal_mechanisms: 1 Elements
                         origins: 1 Elements
                      magnitudes: 1 Elements

This module also offers write support for the SCARDEC format.

>>> cat.write("output/SCARDEC_file", format='SCARDEC')  



SCARDEC file format support for ObsPy.