JackStringer.co.uk - Lightning

Detecting lightning since October 2020

Lightning Detector 2828 - Oakhill

This is a lightning detector that is part of a network of volunteer detectors around the world. That feed dectected strikes into the Blitzortung.org website where you can find maps with live data of lightning strikes.

You can read about me putting together my decector on my blog

If you are interested to know how we go about detecting lighning then please see this article

Some of the nerdy data from my detector

This Lightning Detector is located in Oakhill, United Kingdom at lat:51.223633, long:-2.524402 with an altitude of 221m above sea level. In the past 24 hours it has received 7177 signals, the last signal being 2024-06-25 06:42:05, with the last strike recorded as 2024-06-25 06:42:05

The controller currently thinks it's status is running

To find out more please see the www.blitzortung.org website.