earthquake tremor

earthquake tremor

[′ərth‚kwāk ‚trem·ər]
(geophysics)
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A spokesman said: "Police began receiving reports of the earthquake tremor in the east Kent area at around 2.
00pm, Sky1 Underneath the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles, California, a meteorologist discovers that there is a long-dormant volcano ready to erupt following a minor earthquake tremor.
A spokesman said: "Kent Police has received reports of an earthquake tremor In the Folkestone area at around 2:30pm today.
REPORTS of the earthquake tremor came from across Merseyside early today.
Don't be surprised if you hear about minor earthquake tremor in the Midlands tomorrow Because there could be a seismic collision at Leicester if the Tuilagi brothers collide with each other in full flow.
In Pakistan, the earthquake tremors were felt in Peshawar, Lahore, Islamabad, Sargodha, Malakand, Swat, Gilgit Baltistan, Fata, Kashmir and several other parts of the country.
The duration of the earthquake tremors was different at different places.
ISLAMABAD, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- The earthquake tremors were felt in Pakistan's federal capital Islamabad and northwestern parts including Peshawar, Mansehra and surrounding cities on Friday.
While Lebanon's rocky geology can reduce the violence of earthquake tremors, its valleys and mountains increase the risk of landslides, and the soil under main urban centers makes their infrastructure susceptible to damage.
The Richter scale was called into action in the UAE in April 2013 when earthquake tremors were felt across the nation.
Dubai: The civic authorities on Wednesday issued new rules asking all new projects to raise the threshold of buildings to withstand earthquake tremors up to 5.
ISLAMABAD -- Earthquake tremors were felt in upper parts of the country including Jammu and Kashmir region, Metrological Department said on Wednesday.