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Data set name

FRENCH VOLCANO OBSERVATORIES

Data holding centreInstitute of Earth Physics of Paris
CountryFrance  France
Time period1930 -->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Mer des Antilles (Martinique, Guadeloupe), Ocean Indien (La Reunion), Comores

Observations 
Parameters

Gravity; Magnetics; Seismic reflection

Description 
Summary

Monitoring volcano activity : observatories of the islands of Martinique, Guadeloupe, La Reunion, Comores

OriginatorsInstitute of Earth Physics of Paris
References

LEPINE J-C., HIRN A. (1992) "Seismotectonics in the Republic of Djibouti, linking the Afar depression and the Gulf of Aden" 1992 Tectonophysics 209, pp 65-86, 1992; HIRN A., LEPINE J-C., SAPIN M., DELORME H. (1991) "Episodes of crater collapse documented by seismology at Piton de la Fournaise" 1991 J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res. 47, pp 89-104, 1991; DELORME H., BACHELERY P., BLUM P-A,, CHEMINEE J-L. et al. (1989) "March 1986 eruptive episodes at Piton de la Fournaise volcano (Reunion Island)" 1989 J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res. 36, pp 199-208, 1989

Data web sitehttp://www.ipgp.jussieu.fr/pages/0303.php
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Earth Physics of Paris
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDir. Observatoires Volcanologiques IPG-P
Address

Institute of Earth Physics of Paris
1, place Jussieu
PARIS CEDEX 5

75252
France

Telephone+33(0)1 43 54 91 26
Facsimile+33 (0)1 44 27 24 01
Emailcheminee@ipgp.jussieu.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierUP0606
Global identifier4530
Last revised2004-12-13