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EllaLink submarine cable to have seismic detection capacity

Tuesday 7 July 2020 | 21:15 CET | News
The international submarine communications cable EllaLink, which will connect Portugal to Brazil and which should be operational from Q2 2021, will have seismic detection capacity between Funchal and Sines. The seismic data collected will have to be delivered for storage, processing and study, to the academic community, public agencies and institutes that study seismic activity. The information collected will be aggregated and processed in order to improve scientific knowledge of the seabed on the Portuguese continental shelf.

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