Both earthquake disaster preparation and emergency response benefit from clear knowledge of an earthquake's shaking strength and its effects. TREMOR is a project to produce real-time maps of this shaking strength down to a neighborhood level of detail by deploying a dense network of inexpensive seismographs equipped with rapid telemetry.
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The TREMOR Project: earthquake-shaking "radar" for the City of Oakland: a guide for users, sponsors, and the curious