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.
A small and low maintenance motion sensor is installed along with the free QCN software.more info →
Sensor data reveals near real-time readings of earthquake locations, and magnitude. more info →
Host computers upload their sensor data directly to the online QCN network to be processed.more info →