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scwfparam versus gmew

scwfparam versus gmew

When it comes to generating shake maps with the USGS ShakeMap program there are two main ways to get the job done: 1) Earthworm’s gmew + localmag modules; or 2) SeisComP’s scwfparam module. Last week a client asked me which I recommended. I responded that though both […]

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Those Pesky Earthquakes

Those Pesky Earthquakes

A quick post on some recent earthquake news you may or may not have heard about. This past week it was predicted that the West Coast of the US would be suffering a major earthquake yesterday, of magnitude 9.7 to be exact.  As we all know, seismologists […]

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