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The Quake-Catcher Network

The Quake-Catcher Network is a collaborative initiative for developing the world’s largest, low-cost strong-motion seismic network by utilizing sensors in and attached to internet-connected computers. With your help, the Quake-Catcher Network can provide better understanding of earthquakes, give early warning to schools, emergency response systems, and others. The Quake-Catcher Network also provides educational software designed to help teach about earthquakes and earthquake hazards.

Install

A small and low maintenance motion sensor is installed along with the free QCN software.more info →

Monitor

Sensor data reveals near real-time readings of earthquake locations, and magnitude.
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Share

Host computers upload their sensor data directly to the online QCN network to be processed.more info →

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