Often in seismology, we require the information about the earthquake such as location, origin time, depth, magnitude, etc. To obtain this information, users generally, browse the web or if he/she is experienced then just go to the predetermined sites such as global CMT catalog. Even, after reaching the correct website, we need to do some dig up to get the desired information. This program is meant to scrape the global CMT website to obtain the earthquake information.
How to obtain the program
You can download the package from here.
How to use the program
The package you download from the given site consists of two python programs. These programs require pre-installed python-3.
After installing the python 3, to run the program, type:
Then enter the event recognition parameter such as
And enter. It will prompt the event information.
Using the program as a module
You can also use the package as a python module. For using it as a module, save the program in the current directory or in the computer-discoverable path.
import EQinfo_extractor as eq_ext