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Our Volcanoes & Earthquakes App for Android get it here

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Get the app on google play store
 
Map with volcanoes and earthquakes
Earthquake list
Filter setting
Detail info about a volcano on the map

About this app

Volcanoes & Earthquakes shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.

The original earthquake / volcano data can be found with more detail on www.volcanodiscovery.com. Earthquake data are continuously being collected and updated from various public sources, mainly international agencies such as USGS, GFZ, EMSC and many others (currently more than 25 sources).

Features

  • See currently erupting volcanoes on a map
  • Get most recent volcano news
  • Active volcanoes and volcano info on map
  • See the most recent earthquakes around the world (incl. magnitudes 1.5 or higher for many regions)
  • Multiple data sources (more than 25 national and international agencies)
  • Filter earthquakes according to magnitude, age and distance
  • Earthquakes over magnitude 6 for the past year
  • Option for automatic data-updates in background (added in v. 1.2)
  • Submit / read experience reports ("I-felt-an-earthquake") (if an earthquake near your location could have been strong enough to be felt)
  • Detail information about each earthquake in list
  • Smallest data format to save bandwidth
  • Offline access with cached data

Discussion & Commentaires

Changelog

9 Dec 2016 - Version 1.9.4:
- filter/show earthquake depth
- upload photos for I-felt-it reports

19 July 2016 - Version 1.9.3:
- maintenance update

13 maj 2016 - Version 1.9</ b>:
- limites des plaques tectoniques (zones de failles majeures)
- fenêtre paramètres de la carte
- améliorations cache et navigation
- réduction bandwidth importante
- bug fixes

24 mar 2016 - Version 1.8.4:
- improved data compression for 30-50% bandwidth savings
- server-side improvements to faster process quakes

3 mar 2016 - Version 1.8.3:
- cleaned up escape character "\" in location names

29 fév 2016 - Version 1.8.1/2:
- bug fixes (database crash when updating to 1.8)
- lights on/off for notification settings fixed
- A-Z list bottom cut-off fixed

28 fév 2016 - Version 1.8:
- volcano alerts
- code & battery consumption improvements
- petits bug fixes (e.g. distance filter problems when no location available)

9 fév 2016 - Version 1.7:
- actualités volcans
- traductions
- corrections d'erreurs mineures

20 Jan 2016 - Version 1.6:
- earthquake alerts (custom notifications)
- improved code
- minor bug fixes

24 Oct 2015 - Version 1.3:
- added legend
- improved status bar (showing total nr of volcanoes & earthquakes in database)
- minor bug fixes
- code optimizations

20 Oct 2015 - Version 1.2:
- added option to auto-update / download new data in background
- small fixes

12 Oct 2015 - Version 1.1:
- include earthquakes >M6 for the past year
- optimized earthquake data download
- improved filter settings
- minor bugfixes (e.g. latitude was taken as longitude in a routine by mistake)

12 Oct 2015
- added earthquakes from IRSC (Iranian Seismological Center, Institute of Geophysics, University of Tehran)
- added earthquakes from CEIC ( China Earthquake Network Centre)

30 Sep 2015
First release (version 1.0)

Mentions légales

VolcanoDiscovery
Owner Dr. Tom Pfeiffer, geologist

Address / contacts:
A: Heideweg 2, D-66606 St. Wendel, Germany
T: +49-6851-9777009
F: +33-170248048 (France)
W: www.volcanodiscovery.com E: info(AT)volcanodiscovery.com

German Tax nr.: 50/238 156 745
EU-VAT Id: DE 297 465 123

Disclaimer

Although we collect data carefully and maintain the application as well as possible, there is no warranty for correctness or completeness of the information and the functionality of the app. The app has no governmental affiliation and should not be used for disaster prevention, planning and other serious businesses.
 

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