Earthquake Forecasting Program July 11, 2005
horedson at earthlink.net
Thu Jul 14 01:39:46 CEST 2005
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>> >> >> PROPOSED EARTHQUAKE FORECASTING
>> >> >> COMPUTER PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT EFFORT
>> I guess my question was not specific enough.
>> What I wanted was the exact sources, so I could access the data.
>> The exact data sets you used.
> July 13, 2005
> Thanks again for the comments and interest.
> The original report in this thread should have contained pointers to
> all of the information you are requesting. But once again, here are some
> the important URLs.
> That Web page contains information regarding the details of how the
> forecasting program works. Also stored there are copies of an early
> Zipped .txt version of the Perl program I am using along with Zip file
> versions of earlier versions of the .txt format database files that I am
> using. I had to Zip them because of their size and the limited bandwidth
> that Web site. If you would prefer to receive them as regular text files
> then you can try contacting me by e-mail and I will try to send them
> Perl users who downloaded and ran that .pl program some time ago
> that they had no trouble getting it to run on a Window's XP system. Other
> operating system users might encounter a few formatting problems etc.
> Those Web pages discuss the theories involved with this forecasting
> method. Some of the most important information is at the end of that
> 128.html Web page.
I found no equations there, nor any links to the original data sources.
> That Web page contains several types of forecast data along with
> information regarding how to interpret them.
Did not find any information on the source of the data.
> That Web page contains some "Help" information with details
> things such as the U.S. Navy's MICA computer program which I use to
> data for things such as the locations of the Earth, sun, and moon relative
> to the J2000 reference system.
> You should not expect to be able to instantly absorb all of that
> information though it sounds like understanding it should not be a problem
> for you. I have been working on the project for about 15 years. And
> unfortunately, every improvement seems to take days, weeks, months, ...
Everything looked fairly obvious, except that there did not seem
to be any reference to the source of the datasets.
> Additionally, as I said in my first report in this thread, the
> multiple participants part of the project is not yet operational. For one
> thing, a suitable Web site has to be found. Right now I am simply
> trying to determine what the interest level there might be in such a
> project. And positive feedback that I have been getting by e-mail etc.
> has been encouraging.
Perhaps I was not clear enough in my previous posts.
I am looking for the SOURCE of the data, that is, where did
YOU get the data from, so that I may obtain my own datasets.
In particular I am interested in the EM dataset.
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