Operation Manual Video

The following video goes over almost every aspect of how to operate EQMapper 3D. It’s a bit long, but worth it if you really want to get the most out of it.

Tips and Tricks

There are some cool tips and tricks you can use to enhance the functionality of the Earthquake Mapper 3D software.

Add Earthquakes to EQMapper’s Database

EQMapper is fantastic software, but the only way to keep the database up to date is to run the software 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Who can do that?

For those who can’t, there is a way to process data from the USGS Earthquake Catalog that can keep things up-to-date for you. Simply follow this short video guide.

You can process massive quantities of USGS earthquake data into the Earthquake Mapper software using this method.

Bugs or Problems?

The Earthquake Mapper software is not free from all bugs. Although care has been taken to eliminate them, we are aware of a few lingering issues that are non-critical. Some of you may find other issues we are not aware of.

If you run into what appears to be a bug, or if you experience problems with the software, please let us know by e-mailing We will look into it and try to provide patches to the software over time.