Megathrust earthquakes impact surrounding seismicity for centuries
POSTED ON JUNE 13, 2022 BY TEMBLOR
Aftershocks of large earthquakes can be highly destructive. New evidence has emerged of both a shutdown and a persistence of such shocks following megathrust events throughout history.
Ross S. Stein, Ph.D., Temblor, Inc., and Shinji Toda, Ph.D., International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University