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Blitzortung Lightning Monitor

Get an overview of the current thunderstorm situation
Version: 2.1.7
Added: 03-02-2019
Updated: 01-06-2021
Simple to use map based application visualizing real time full area
lightning data provided by the lightning location network
project. The current thunderstorm situation at your fingertips.


* realtime display of lightning data
* display of historical lightning data of the last 24 hours
* for regions Europe, North & South America, Asia, Africa and Australia/New Zealand
* lightning strike time color coded
* reduced data volume and fast response
* current lightning strike time and lightning count
* optional user location marker
* alert function shows distance/direction of storms
* background service for alerts
* support for notifications, sound and vibration alarm
* single stroke display for participants

Please visit for more information regarding the
community based lightning location project.

The raster display ensures a fast performance of the application even if
there is a very high thunderstorm activity. participants can
visualize all stroke locations individually.

If you would like to contribute to a translation of the software in your
language, please do not hesitate to contact the author of the software.
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