Freddy happen to be awake at 2am when this one hit. I (for once – yah!) was asleep. She said it was a shaker (as opposed to a roller), and not too many, just one big thump, then a smaller one and that was it. Sure did show up clearly on my seismograph… .To the… Continue reading M4.0 up the road
M7.9 south of Alaska
Wow, that was a big quake. Massive M7.9. And yes, we picked it up here in Temecula. One of the best and most clear quakes I have recorded.
Julian earthquake swam
Far out… I was just there on Sunday (blog entry coming). There has been a swam of 5 earthquakes near Julian, just down the road from us here at Temecula. Here are the traces from my Raspberry Pi Seismograph. The first big blue one is actually the first 3 quakes. They really came in fast… Continue reading Julian earthquake swam
My names thebaldgeek and I am addicted to Kickstarter. (Am I allowed to say that more than once per session?) I got me a new seismograph! Yeah yeah, its pretty much exactly the same as the old one and yes, I am a little disappointed on just how similar it is, but eh, no going… Continue reading New seismograph
Seismic waves visualized.
Great (except for the ‘music’, so be sure to mute it) video showing the different waves you see around any given earthquake. It illustrates beautifully why it’s not always ‘clear’ just what waves you are seeing after a biggish quake from just one station. This is why I am glad to be part of the… Continue reading Seismic waves visualized.