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Global characterization of seismic noise with broadband seismometers

  title={Global characterization of seismic noise with broadband seismometers},
  author={Michael W. Coughlin and Jan Harms},
  journal={arXiv: Geophysics},
In this paper, we present an analysis of seismic spectra that were calculated from all broadband channels (BH?) made available through IRIS, NIED F-net and Orfeus servers covering the past five years and beyond. A general characterization of the data is given in terms of spectral histograms and data-availability plots. We show that the spectral information can easily be categorized in time and regions. Spectral histograms indicate that seismic stations exist in Africa, Australia and Antarctica… 

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