Crowdmapping of earthquake induced rock falls

Use of a smartphone for the rock falls induced by the Central Italy earthquake in 2016 (EIRF CM)


Making reports of rockfall in the area affected by the earthquake in central Italy in 2016.


The obtained data will be used for research purposes, with the aim to build an inventory of events to be correlated with indices of seismic shaking.

Methods and technologies

The project uses the Open data tools kit and is based on crowdsourcing methods. Please note that this is a product of the collaboration between researchers of CNR IRPI ( and the Volta ITTS high school students (


Rockfall inventory