Unique warning of an earthquake is under development works
Recently, the Russian scientists, who for many years has been actively engaged in the problem of earthquake prediction, developed a unique space earthquake warning system for two days.
According to the newspaper "Beep", the basis of microsatellite systems are "Harbinger-E" and a set of scientific instruments "Volcano".
Research project "Volcano" was carried out by the St. Petersburg Federal State Unitary Enterprise "KB" Arsenal "Frunze" together with the Trinity Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, Ionosphere and Radio Wave Propagation, with the support and commissioned by the Russian Aviation and Space Agency.
This system, which has no foreign counterparts, determine the epicenter and the approximate time of the disaster, which allows time to warn the population to evacuate people from the area of the alleged damage, secure industrial sites, stop nuclear reactors.
Currently, a draft framework built the satellite and its full-scale model. Entered a phase of development work.
Experts estimate the cost of the project is 200 million dollars. We are currently looking for partners and sponsors, made an offer to the Japanese, Chilean, Iranian and German experts.