# [IDV #DUV-766354]: IDV - EQ Energy release

• Subject: [IDV #DUV-766354]: IDV - EQ Energy release
• Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:39:13 -0600

```> Hello, yes thats exactly it. It is for specific volcanoes, so the grid
> should be around 1x1km or better like 500x500m since its not a big volcano.
>
> That is exactly what I would like to do. :)

Ok, how many grid box you are thinking about? If this grid box is for the
specific volcano, maybe you only
need one or two, or you need to have the grid box to cover the whole domain?

Yuan
>
>
> > > Hello.
> > >
> > >
> > > Yes you can send it to the IDV user reference list. :) Thank you.
> > >
> > > I dont think you have understood the question, but that is my fault, for
> > > not asking in the right way. :)
> > >
> > > What I meant is this: each earthquake releases a certain amount of
> > energy.
> > > What I would like to do, is have the IDV somehow calculate what is the
> > > energy release in a specific grid, like 1x1km square boxes. I would
> > provide
> > > the IDV with information how much energy a specific magnitude releases,
> > and
> > > then IDV would somehow have to be coded or formulated (if its possible),
> > to
> > > calculate from a 2D earthquake plot, how much energy was released in a
> > > certain area, like a 3x3 km box. Or a 5x5km box fot example. So I could
> > > calculate what is the energy release in a specific grid over a volcano
> > for
> > > example in a 500m resolution grid, which I could then export as a Netcdf
> > > file for example.
> > >
> > > I hope you understand the question. :)
> >
> > I think I am get better understand of your question here.  Basically, you
> > have point data (3D) and you want to
> > do certain calculation and interpolate these points to 3X3km 2D grid for
> > display. Am I in the right direction?
> >
> >
> > Yuan
> > >
> > > Best regards
> > >
> > > address@hidden <javascript:;>> napisala:
> > >
> > > > > Hello.
> > > > >
> > > > > My name is Andrew, and I use IDV mostly to plot earthquake data.
> > > > >
> > > > > You can find some of my 3D examples here:
> > > > > https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCA6FvKNrCh2h-
> > H9RJOKaBJg/videos?view=0&
> > > > shelf_id=0&sort=dd
> > > >
> > > > Hi Andrej,
> > > >
> > > > Wow! A truly amazing collection of your work. I would like to ask for
> > your
> > > > permission to send these to our IDV user list for
> > > > their reference.
> > > > >
> > > > > What I would like to know, if there is any possibility that I could
> > > > somehow
> > > > > make a gridded plot of energy release, in like a 1x1km grid or
> > smaller.
> > > > For
> > > > > example, I would define a layer, lets say surface to 1km deep, and
> > plot
> > > > all
> > > > > EQs and then calculate the energy release in 1x1km or 500mx500m
> > boxes.
> > > > has
> > > > > it ever been done before?
> > > >
> > > > I am not sure if I understand your question correctly. The IDV can take
> > > > very high resolution data, so any gridded data
> > > > should be no problem to load and display in the IDV. The IDV will check
> > > > your computer and sample the data according to
> > > > the screen resolution and load enough data to create a high quality
> > > > display. I did play some turbulence simulated dataset that
> > > > is by 100m X 100m x 100m resolution. The resulting display is attached.
> > > > Let me know if you have any problem playing
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Yuan
> > > > >
> > > > > Looking forward to hear from you.
> > > > >
> > > > > Andrew
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Ticket Details
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> > > > Ticket ID: DUV-766354
> > > > Department: Support IDV
> > > > Priority: Normal
> > > > Status: Open
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> > Ticket Details
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> > Ticket ID: DUV-766354
> > Department: Support IDV
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> > Status: Open
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Ticket Details
===================
Ticket ID: DUV-766354
Department: Support IDV
Priority: Normal
Status: Open
===================
NOTE: All email exchanges with Unidata User Support are recorded in the Unidata
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