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A seismology toolkit for Python

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Full installation instructions are available at

System wide installation from source

git clone
cd pyrocko
sudo python
sudo python install

Installation with Anaconda / MacOSX

conda install -c pyrocko pyrocko

Anaconda2/3 Packages are available for Linux and OSX

User installation with Python PIP

pip install --user pyrocko
pip install --user --only-binary :all: PyQt5

or from source

git clone
cd pyrocko
pip install --user -r requirements.txt
pip install --user .


Documentation and usage examples are available online at

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Community support at


The recommended citation for Pyrocko is: (You can find the BibTeX snippet in the


Heimann, Sebastian; Kriegerowski, Marius; Isken, Marius; Cesca, Simone; Daout, Simon; Grigoli, Francesco; Juretzek, Carina; Megies, Tobias; Nooshiri, Nima; Steinberg, Andreas; Sudhaus, Henriette; Vasyura-Bathke, Hannes; Willey, Timothy; Dahm, Torsten (2017): Pyrocko - An open-source seismology toolbox and library. V. 0.3. GFZ Data Services.



GNU General Public License, Version 3, 29 June 2007

Copyright © 2017 Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany

Pyrocko is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. Pyrocko is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see


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