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A versatile seismology toolkit for Python.

Project description

Pyrocko is an open source seismology toolbox and library, written in the Python programming language. It can be utilized flexibly for a variety of geophysical tasks, like seismological data processing and analysis, modelling of InSAR, GPS data and dynamic waveforms, or for seismic source characterization.


Pyrocko is Python2/3 compatible.

Only source packages for Pyrocko are available on pip, this means that parts of the code has is compiled locally.

Example for Ubuntu, Debian, Mint…

# Install build requirements
sudo apt-get install python3-dev python3-numpy
sudo pip3 install pyrocko

# Install requirements manually
sudo pip3 install numpy>=1.8 scipy pyyaml matplotlib progressbar2 future jinja2 requests PyOpenGL

For the GUI application PyQt4 or PyQt5 has to be installed:

sudo apt-get install -y python3-pyqt5 python3-pyqt5.qtopengl python3-pyqt5.qtsvg

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Documentation, examples and support at


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– The Pyrocko Developers

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