GEOFON operates jointly with many partner institutions a global broadband seismic network with focus on EuroMed and Indian Ocean regions. It consists presently of 78 high quality stations. Most data is acquired in real-time. GEOFON also operates a comprehensive data archive for GFZ and partner networks as well as for temporary deployments. Most data is open for public access, also real-time data feeds, if available. GEOFON operates a global earthquake monitoring system using data from GEOFON and partner networks. It publishes most timely earthquake information, first automatic solutions are mostly manually revised later.