Strong earthquake increases seismic hazard in Qinghai, China

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Strong earthquake increases seismic hazard in Qinghai, China

Post by salsinawi » Fri Jan 14, 2022 3:52 pm

Strong earthquake increases seismic hazard in Qinghai, China

POSTED ON JANUARY 13, 2022 BY TEMBLOR
The magnitude-6.6 quake struck near the northeastern edge of the Tibetan Plateau. An analysis shows that nearby sections are now closer to failure.

By Zhigang Peng, Ph.D., School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Jing Liu-Zeng, Ph.D., Tianjin University, Yangfan Deng, Ph.D., CAS Center for Excellence in Deep Earth Science, Guangzhou, China, Shinji Toda, Ph.D., International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University

Citation: Peng, Z., Liu-Zeng, J., Deng, Y., Toda, S., 2022, Strong earthquake increases seismic hazard in Qinghai, China, Temblor, http://doi.org/10.32858/temblor.230


https://temblor.net/earthquake-insights ... ina-13637/

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