HA11, Wake Island,United States Territory
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Build-up, Certification, Testing and Evaluation
After the installation of the Data Acquisition and Storage Segment, the certification visit took place in February 2007. The station started to transmit data to the CTBTO's International Data Centre (IDC) in May 2007 and was formally certified on 8 June 2007.
The United States hosts more IMS facilities than any other CTBT Member State: five primary and 12 auxiliary seismic stations, two hydroacoustic stations, eight infrasound stations, 11 radionuclide stations and one radionuclide laboratory.