The Doom-O-meter is developed by G.Pimblott for general interest using publically available information feeds from the internet. No guarantee is made as to the acuracy of the information as it is taken directly from 3rd party internet sites. Where possible links to the original sources have been provided.

Information on my other projects can be found at www.pimblott.com

Website design


The site has been developed using a modified version of a template provided by UrbanArtist. This is a free, W3C-compliant, CSS-based website template by styleshout.com. It is distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License. All credit to UrbanArtist.

Information feeds

All of the information feeds used on this website are retrieved from public RSS and XML sources on the internet. Copyright remains with the original provider in all cases, and links are provided below to their sites. I believe that all feeds are being used within the terms of their license, if you believe this to be incorrect please get in touch.


The mapping uses OpenLayers together with OpenStreetMap. The map data is provided under the Open Database License, more information can be found here.


Earthquake information is retrieved from the following sources:


Disaster information is retrieved from the following sources:


Cyber threat information is retrieved from the following sources:

Space Weather

Space Weather is retrieved from the The Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC)

Alert Levels

UK Threat levels are retrieved from the UK MI5 Security Service