EMSC is the European Infrastructure
for seismological products in : 
Web Services

(near) Realtime Notification

Near realtime notification of new and updated earthquake event can be received using the WebSocket protocol. Any WebSocket client can connect to our service to be notified. Javascript, Python example codes are provided to demonstrate the service.


We expose a HTTP web service conform to the FDSN WS-EVENT providing all our event data. Event information can included all origins and all arrivals as desired. Output format can be Quakeml, Json or Text.

Flinn-Engdahl regions

This Web Service identifies the Flinn-Engdahl region from a geolocalisation.