Advanced National Seismic System

collaboration of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and regional, state, and academic partners

The Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS) is a team effort involving the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), as well as regional, state, and academic organizations. It gathers and examines data about important earthquakes to quickly supply information to emergency responders, officials, the media, and the public, usually within 10 to 30 minutes.[1]

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  • U.S. Geological Survey (July 2017), Advanced National Seismic System – Current Status, Development Opportunities, and Priorities for 2017–2027 (PDF), U.S. Geological Survey, doi:10.3133/cir1429, ISBN 978-1-4113-4136-4, ISSN 2330-5703