Privacy policy
All rights reserved.
None of the materials provided on this web site may be used, reproduced or transmitted, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording or the use of any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the EMSC/CSEM. Material may be reproduced for personal, academic, educational, non-commercial research or other non-commercial use. When using information from the EMSC website, please give proper credit, as in the following example:
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Terms of use
The Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC/CSEM) is a non-governmental organisation established in 1975. By accessing and using our website, you agree to abide by these Terms of Use. The EMSC reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time without prior notice.
While the EMSC endeavours to ensure the quality, accuracy, and timeliness of the information provided on its website, it does not guarantee the completeness, accuracy, or timeliness of such information. The EMSC shall not be held liable for any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies, whether caused by human or mechanical error, or for the results obtained from the use of such information.
Please be aware that the information provided on the EMSC website may be subject to change without prior notice. The EMSC does not endorse or take responsibility for the content of external websites accessed through links provided on its website.
Furthermore, the data collected from felt reports and comments shared on the EMSC platforms (desktop, mobile websites, applications and bots on Telegram and WhatsApp) is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) for non-commercial use. Any commercial use of this data requires prior authorisation from the EMSC.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Videos and Pictures
It is the responsibility of each user to ensure that any images they submit to EMSC were taken with the subject’s permission and do not infringe the copyright of any third parties or any laws. Users warrant that the pictures they submit are their own and that they have their copyright.
The EMSC does not use spy-ware, ad-ware, spam or other annoying or intrusive advertising. We do not sell, rent, or exchange your personal information to any third party for any commercial purposes. According to the law n° 78-17 "Informatique et Libertés/software and freedoms", you have the right to access the information as well as to rectify and delete data that concerns you personally on this site. The information we collect is used for internal review and content improvement. It will be disclosed if the EMSC is legally required to do so. It might also be shared with other institutes/organizations for scientific purposes only.
General Data Protection Regulation
In accordance with the European legislation, users may exercise their rights to access, correct, erase, object to processing, and request data transference where applicable. For any question and/or enquiry about privacy, data protection, copyright and terms of us, please contact .
EMSC is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience. We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website and in doing so adhere to many of the available standards and guidelines. We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime, should you experience any difficulty in accessing the EMSC website, please don’t hesitate to contact us.