Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for aftershocks
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Extreme Environmental Events (2010)
Complexity in Forecasting and Early Warning by Robert A. Meyers
The simplest stochastic model for aftershocks is that suggested by Ieffreys in , namely an inhomogeneous ...
The Violence of Scripture (2012)
Overcoming the Old Testament's Troubling Legacy by Eric A. Seibert
Violence One reason the conquest narrative has done so much harm and has had such negative aftershocks is that killing Canaanites is portrayed as being divinely sanctioned. For some readers, this makes the act morally unassailable.
by Harsh Gupta
Earthquakes, Source Theory Propagation of Elastic Waves: Fundamentals Seismic Instrumentation Surface Waves EARTHQUAKE, AFTERSHOCKS Mian Liu1, Seth Stein2 1Department of Geological Sciences, University of Missouri, ...
by Alexander E. Gates, David Ritchie
Aftershocks can be determined only in retrospect. Typically, seismic events begin with foreshocks, followed by the main shock and finally aftershocks. For example, if a magnitude 6.4 earthquake occurs after a series of foreshocks, it could be ...
An Encyclopedia of the Pacific Rim's Earthquakes, Tsunamis, and Volcanoes by Bethany D. Rinard Hinga Ph.D.
The Prince William Sound, Alaska, earthquake of 1964 and aftershocks, volume IIB and C (pp. 327–338). United States Coast and Geodetic Survey: United States Government Printing Office. National Information Service ...
by Nanda R. Shrestha
Once again, in early 2015, Nepal suffered its predictable fate as it was shattered by two major earthquakes and many more frequent aftershocks, lasting many months. The one that attracted the most international attention was the initial ...
Three Volume Set by John A Matthews
Aftershocks usually have a lesser EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDE than the main event, although this is not always the case. The devastating Christchurch, New Zealand, earthquake of February 2011 (magnitude 6.2), in which 181 people died ...
Nelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)
Everybody's Book of Reference ... by Frank Moore Colby, George Sandeman
followed by a series of so -called aftershocks, which continue for months or even years. They are very ...
by Mitchell Newton-Matza
Aftershocks are common with earthquakes. With the Alaska earthquake, these went on for as much as three weeks. The quake itself registered at 9.2, an incredible classification. The aftershocks themselves went as high as 6.2. It was noted ...
by Timothy M. Kusky, Katherine E. Cullen
The aftershocks continued for months, gradually diminishing in strength but with more than 12,000 aftershocks stronger than 3.5 measured over the next three months. The shaking caused widespread destruction in southern Alaska, damage ...
by Charles Wankel
6-magnitude earthquake, followed by five strong aftershocks. Serious damage was evident throughout the country, thousands ...
A Dictionary of Geography (2015)
by Susan Mayhew
Aftershocks result from static stress changes and 'dynamic' stresses (transient, oscillatory stress changes), that can weaken faults. Such dynamically weakened faults may fail ...
by Susan M. Shaw, Nancy Staton Barbour, Patti Duncan Ph.D., Kryn Freehling-Burton, Jane Nichols
Postquake “Gender Aftershocks” Women and girls experienced “gender aftershocks” after the 2010 earthquake: a tripling of the pregnancy rate, increased reports of rape, and increased reports of transactional sex and prostitution.
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