Plots with Pierre Auger data

Microsoft Excel 2012 was used to write the following instructions.

Project 1: A tool to find the origin of ultra-high energy cosmic rays: coordinate systems

Events in galactic coordinates

Events as Aitoff projection

Project 2: Cosmic rays can tell about space weather

Project 3: Earthquakes can change the detection of cosmic rays

A recent earthquake happend 1267228800 unix seconds after Midnight Coordinated Universal Time.
  • Which human date corresponds to 1267228800 unix seconds?
  • Load the data file "earthquake_data.txt" into your Excel spreadsheet.
  • Display the impact of vibrations on the detected flux of cosmic ray particles.
    Convert unixtime to a date. Need Help?
  • Try to find an explanation for the data your plot shows in February 2010.

Last modified: 23 Aug 2012, 09:23 CET