Earthquake app unveiled


A new application for mobile phones called Seismicity-NOA released by the Geodynamic Institute of the National Observatory of Athens provides users with timely and reliable information about seismic events in Greece.

The app can be downloaded on Android devices via Google Play and on iOS devices via the Apple Store.

It is a direct point of contact for the public, print and electronic media and the scientific community regarding seismic activity in Greece. 

Available in Greek and English, the app includes real-time information, such as quake magnitude, date and distance from user location, and an info-sharing function via email and social networks.