parse.pde: Parse PDE file

Description

Parse and Extact information from a screen dump of PDE (preliminary earthquake estimates) from the internet,

Usage

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parse.pde(card)

Arguments

card

character, one line from the PDE file

Details

Parsing is done by column specification. Uses screen dump format. see http://neic.usgs.gov/neis/epic/epic.html

Value

Time, Location and Magnitude: list(yr, jd, mo, dom, hr, mi, sec, lat, lon, depth, z, mag)

Note

May try using the CSV version of the dump.

Author(s)

Jonathan M. Lees<jonathan.lees@unc.edu>

References

http://neic.usgs.gov/neis/epic/epic.html

See Also

getPDEcsv, getPDEscreen


Questions? Problems? Suggestions? or email at ian@mutexlabs.com.

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