Earthquake - A sudden movement of the earth's crust caused by the release of stress accumulated along geologic faults or by volcanic activity. Also called seism, temblor.
Technical paper describing an approach to automatic, real-time monitoring of regional seismic events, based on the theory of pulse propagation in a randomly stratified medium with waveguides.
University of Memphis (Tennessee). Includes technical information and recent earthquakes data, public awareness and resources for teachers and kids, and ongoing research projects and publications.
Brings together and analyzes earthquake data and trends, both historical and present-day. Displays statistical graphs by number of earthquakes, magnitude, and geographic position.
Gateway to US Geological Survey web resources on earthquakes, including information on recent quakes, earthquake preparedness, building seismically resistant structures, and current research topics.
Illustrated article explaining why Chile is particularly prone to earthquakes.
Provides maps and details of the latest earthquakes worldwide. Also provides video reports and news headlines about the more significant earthquakes.
Explains the links between solar activity, the ionosphere, planetary motion and earthquakes
Detailed instructions, including diagrams, description of components, setup and synchronization.
Describes the aftermath of the strongest earthquakes occurred and the preparation to reduce its effects.
Satellite imagery of volcanoes and earthquakes.
Research institute located in Brisbane, Australia. Includes information on earthquake simulation and forecasting.
Australia based company offering seismograph training and studying quakes worldwide. Provides information about the equipment and software they use, along with real-time reports on seismic activity and articles on past events.
Latest earthquake information, interactive map, catalogue of Swiss earthquakes, and a feedback forum.
This form allows you to select the necessary parameters to perform a global, circular or rectangular area search for earthquakes.
Relates the most recent quake, with commentary from readers. Provides statistics, news and forecasts.
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