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Epicenter – Global Earthquakes

Use the app Epicenter to explore the latest 30 days of worldwide earthquake data plotted on a beautifully responsive, rotatable and zoomable globe!

Epicenter: The location on the surface of the earth directly above the origin (hypocenter) of an earthquake.

A recent 5 star app store review …

“I’m a geologist and I will use this app for work. Love that it gives me all the USGS information on my phone and it works on the Apple Watch as well!! Saves me from having to open a browser and find the right url, etc.” 

iPHONE & iPAD FEATURES

  • 30 days of combined USGS and EMSC earthquake locations (~10,000 earthquakes)
  • Rotate and zoom the globe to explore the earthquake and terrain data
  • Available on both the iPhone and iPad in portrait and landscape
  • Comes with a Today Widget and an Apple Watch app (see below)
  • Tap an epicenter for details about the earthquake including magnitude, depth and source
  • USGS reported earthquakes are linked to the USGS website
  • Use the “Slider” to plot epicenters in time sequence, backwards and forwards
  • The “Play” button will animate the earthquakes in time sequence; 30 days in 10 seconds

 

Available Settings

  • NEW: Plot earthquakes by magnitude or depth
  • Change the map terrain style to one of your preference (4 choices)
  • Show or Hide Plate Boundaries
  • Plot earthquakes using a Multi-colored or Red-based spectrum
  • Choose the Accumulate or Interval (Daily) plotting style used by the Slider and Play button
  • Select system units of Metric or Imperial

Today Widget

On your iPhone or iPad, use the Today Widget to view earthquake data from the past 24 hours.

See the:

  • Closest earthquake to your position
  • Largest earthquake world wide

Tap one or the other to launch the app and automatically zoom to the selected earthquake

Apple Watch

Use the Apple Watch app to view earthquake data from the past 24 hours.

See the:

  • Closest earthquake to your position
  • Largest earthquake worldwide

Data includes magnitude, distance, time, place name and a map!

The watch complications displays largest earthquake magnitude recorded from the past 24 hours

On What?

Epicenter works on the iPhone and iPad (iOS8+) and the Apple Watch (WatchOS 2+)

 

Where?

Find Epicenter on the Apple App Store here!

 

Contact Us

Email us at epicenter@bluerocket.us