ECS Seismic Metadata

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Potential features in next version of the ECS Seismic Metadata Schema (

Change Requests


  • processedDataClass
    • Add shotGather to vocab list
  • acquisitionParameters
    • Change cableReceiverDepth_inMeters to receiverDepth_inMeters
    • Add acquisitionName or acquisitionID - this will help identify the right acquisition when relating to a line object
    • Change sourcePressure_inBars to support bars or PSI.
  • deviceType vocabulary
    • add better definitions for GUN devices
    • may need to add GUN_GAS??

In General

  • add distribution information
  • clarify purpose of @ids