pygmt.datasets.load_usgs_quakes()[source]
This is the @usgs_quakes_22.txt dataset used in the GMT tutorials.
The data are downloaded to a cache directory (usually ~/.gmt/cache) the first time you invoke this function. Afterwards, it will load the data from the cache. So you’ll need an internet connection the first time around.
data (pandas.Dataframe) – The data table. Use print(data.describe()) to see the available columns.