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Conditional probability and time series

  1. Jun 25, 2014 #1
    I really need some help here, will appreciate any effort. I calculated time series of tidal stresses. It turned out that the probability of having positive tidal stress is 0.4 and negative - 0.6 (I counted up number of hours when the stress was positive/negative and divided by the total number of hours). I want to find out how to calculate probability of the earthquake happening during 1h around the maximum (that is when the stress is positive)? Many thanks
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  3. Jun 25, 2014 #2


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    The information seems too meager. You need more information about earthquake probability and the connection (if any) between earthquake and tidal stress.
  4. Jun 25, 2014 #3

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