Seismic Observatory Division

  1. Establishing and Operation the National Seismic Networks and follow up the records and analysis in addition to the stations operation and maintenance.
  2. Issuing seismic reports, maps, posters, and leaflets in the field of earthquakes.
  3. Unification of the earthquake data sources in the state, and build up the earthquake catalog of the state.
  4. Observing seismic events around the hour in the UAE and adjacent areas, doing the analysis, assessment, reporting and archiving.
  5. Coordinating with governmental agencies in the field of crisis management, by providing them with the perceived earthquake activities and the aftershocks activities.
  6. Participate in implementation of seismic, engineering and faults geology studies, in the state, in order to assess the seismic hazard.
  7. Participate in issuing seismic reports, maps, posters, and leaflets in the field of earthquakes.