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Instructions on updating 'quakes by date' graph

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@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ Updating the datafile
Currently, the page uses the earthquakes.kml file for data as the timemap
library doesn't support remote kml.
-To update the file:
+To update the earthquakes.kml file:
* Go to the [GeoNet quake search](
* Set the date range, and draw a box around the Canterbury region on
@@ -13,6 +13,13 @@ To update the file:
* Select KML as the output format, and save the resulting file over the
existing earthquakes.kml
+Updating the 'Quakes by date' graph
+This graph uses the Google charts API. You can use the `stats.rb` Ruby script
+to create a new chart URL when the earthquakes.yml file is update, the new URL
+must currently be inserted manually into `index.html`.

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