earthquake tremor

earthquake tremor

[′ərth‚kwāk ‚trem·ər]
(geophysics)
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We report a case of a 10-year-old girl who came to our outpatient psychiatry department with symptoms of anxiety after experiencing a non-destructive earthquake tremor caused by a distant earthquake.
A spokesman said: "Police began receiving reports of the earthquake tremor in the east Kent area at around 2.57am.
Volcano 11.00pm, 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. However, when white-hot lava rains down on the city, panic and pandemonium set in.
Another user said: "Earthquake Tremor in Wales today.
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.
According to National Seismic monitoring centre, earthquake tremors were felt in Mansehra, Bonaire, Lower Dir, Upper Dir, Swat, Abbottabad, Swabi and its adjoining areas.
Earthquake tremors were also felt in Bolan, Sibi and Mastung among other areas.
J A C O B A B A D -- Earthquake tremors were felt in Kandhkot and Jacobabad on Monday.
The development assumes significance in view of the fact that as many as 40 earthquake tremors have rocked the region so far since November last year.

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