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seismic activity

[′sīz·mik ak‚tiv·əd·ē]
(geophysics)
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This is due to the dominated seismic activity in the region of north Pakistan and surrounding region.
The OGA previously stated that there is currently no evidence to say that there is a causal link between seismic activity and the two nearby oil sites atHorse HillandBrockham, while the BGS has now installed fivemonitoring stationsto better understand the quakes.
In contrast, other threatened regions such as Italy, Greece, and Turkey in the Mediterranean, or Mexico in the Americas become more prominent through a much higher seismic activity also occurring on land.
The task of this research is not to predict a certain seismic event but to find interrelation between the field of vertical movements of the Earth's surface and seismic activity as a whole and vice versa.
Engineered for areas with high seismic activity, the Gen2 line of storage rack features tubular construction for maximum impact resistance.
CANBERRA, Australia, Jumada I 01, 1439, January 18, 2018, SPA -- Seismic activity beneath a Papua New Guinea volcano could mean that a major eruption was imminent, a volcanologist said on Thursday, according to AP.
The Oraefajokull volcano, dormant since its last eruption in 1727-1728, has seen a recent rise in seismic activity and geothermal water leakage that has worried scientists.
Hani Zahran, director general of the National Center for Earthquakes and Volcanoes at the Saudi Geological Survey told Al-Hayat: "The seismic activity happened in a three-rift region, where the activity occurs in separate periods." Zahran expected that a little seismic activity will continue for several days, saying that it is a normal activity since three faults meet in the region.
Its magnitude was 2.2 on the Richter scale and natural seismic activity, the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) said.
Due to the largest seismic activity reported by PMD and Norsars, FF Steel's team of technical experts educated the audience about the importance of using minimum grade 60 steel in their constructions through case studies and international reports.
SEISMIC activity may be behind a mystery "boom" heard on Anglesey.
CAKARTA (CyHAN)- Authorities are preparing routes and shelters for evacuation as seismic activity of Mount Kerinci volcano in Kerinci district of Jambi rises, officials of the country's disaster agency and volcanology agency said on Friday.