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  1. Earthquake Activity Thread

    M6.4 - TAIWAN Preliminary Earthquake Report Magnitude 6.4 Date-Time · 6 Feb 2018 15:50:42 UTC · 6 Feb 2018 23:50:42 near epicenter · 6 Feb 2018 15:50:42 standard time in your timezone Location 24.158N 121.680E Depth 9 km Distances · 23 km (14 miles) NNE (25 degrees) of Hua-lien, Taiwan · 52 km (32 miles) SSW (199 degrees) of Su-ao, Taiwan · 100 km (62 miles) SE (135 degrees) of Hsin-chu, Taiwan · 1064 km (661 miles) N (4 degrees) of MANILA, Philippines Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.2 km; Vertical 4.1 km Parameters Nph = 83; Dmin = 8.8 km; Rmss = 0.86 seconds; Gp = 34° Version = Event ID us 1000chhc
  2. The World's Glaciers

    https://dailyplanet.climate-kic.org/glacier-retreat-can-slowed-artificially-produced-snow/ This isn't as difficult as it may sound if those glaciers that form part of a ski resort are tackled first as the snow making infrastructure already exists and would just need extending. It would also make it more financially justifiable as the resorts would benefit from an enlarged summer ski area.
  3. Hurricane Ophelia

    It's getting a lot gustier here now.
  4. I agree Tignes is a great location and with the new Solaise bubble out of Val makes the whole area very accessible, and if you like itineraries then Tignes is the place. I've been a few times and will be back again next week.
  5. Thanks both, I shall put some time aside to digest all that info.
  6. Slightly off topic but does anyone know of a good source of data that lists all the known Nino years. I'm looking at the correlation of Cumbrian floods to an El Niño. Certainly the past 7 out 8 have been in El Niño years.
  7. Its not looking good for us up here in Cumbria this weekend. That rainfall keeps on showing and seems to be gaining in intensity. If the 12z are correct the recent floods of 5th and those of 2009 will be minor shows in comparison.
  8. errors on forecast pages

    I'm getting errors on the charts page too. The drop downs don't work and when I click on community it links to a cloud services site???
  9. Favourite Inventions!

    How about a Chimney Sheep - I'm biased though as I know the inventor
  10. Website feed not worky

    Seems to be down again. My Site says it cant be shown in a frame but that's how its always been. http://lortonweather.co.uk/
  11. Severe flooding in Somerset

    Average farm land value for the area is £7500!
  12. Snow on the lakes fells today down to about 200m
  13. If this isn't in the right place feel free to move it. I'm looking for average wind data that I can use alongside the CET figures - is there such a thing?
  14. Earthquake Activity Thread

    . delete karyo got there before me
  15. Its an intellectual competition not one that is to be seriously considered!
  16. Has this graphic been posted? It certainly shows the decline of ice very well. http://reneweconomy.com.au/2013/graph-of-the-day-arctic-sea-ice-death-spiral-continues-84739
  17. Japan: Earthquake, Tsunami + Nuclear Disasters

    That's rather alarming. Are there any other sources of the news? If this a one off report then it may be just being overplayed but if the concerns are being expressed elsewhere and publicly then its a lot more worrying.
  18. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    Santorini was on TV last night - BBC4 (http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00sl29f/Timewatch_Atlantis_The_Evidence/). It may have been the site of Atlantis. Whether true on not it was the site of the largest eruption in Human history. Ejecting 600 cubic kilometres of ash (Mount St Helens ejected 0.5!) If it does go we will certainly know about it.
  19. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    El Heirro may have broken the surface! http://earthquake-re...ased-to-yellow/
  20. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    It does look like we could see a new (albeit small) island in the morning.
  21. Earthquake Activity Thread

    another one but this time much shallower 7.0 Mw - VANUATU Preliminary Earthquake Report Magnitude 7.0 Mw Date-Time · 20 Aug 2011 18:19:21 UTC · 21 Aug 2011 05:19:21 near epicenter · 20 Aug 2011 18:19:21 standard time in your timezone Location 18.343S 168.156E Depth 2 km Distances · 68 km (42 miles) SSW (193 degrees) of PORT-VILA, Vanuatu · 176 km (110 miles) NW (318 degrees) of Isangel, Vanuatu · 331 km (206 miles) SSE (161 degrees) of Santo (Luganville), Vanuatu · 1854 km (1152 miles) ENE (60 degrees) of Brisbane, Australia Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 14.7 km; Vertical 8.0 km Parameters Nph = 97; Dmin = 449.7 km; Rmss = 1.44 seconds; Gp = 25° M-type = Mw; Version = 6 Event ID US c0005hbt
  22. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    I think thats the biggest one so far - I wonder if this is a sign of something dramatic to come?
  23. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    She's woken up again. http://www.sat24.com/en/et?ir=true
  24. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    I've actually camped on top of that volcano if its the one they think it is. I wouldn’t be surprised if more than one erupted, until you visit the Chilean Andes you don’t realise how many active volcanoes there are and how close to each other they are.
  25. General Volcanic Activity Thread!

    The cam at http://live.mila.is/jokulsarlon/ seems to be showing an increase in flooding. Previously you couldnt see the water moving but now it clearly is flowing fast towards the camera.