Interpreting the strongest deep earthquake ever observed
Article first published online: 24 DEC 2013
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 94, Issue 52, page 512, 24 December 2013
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2013), Interpreting the strongest deep earthquake ever observed, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), 512.(
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- finite fault;
- path calibration;
- rupture velocity;
Massive earthquakes that strike deep within the Earth may be more efficient at dissipating pent-up energy than similar quakes near the surface, according to new research by Wei et al. The authors analyzed the rupture of the most powerful deep earthquake ever recorded.