seismic area

seismic area

[′sīz·mik ‚er·ē·ə]
(geology)
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"The city of Port-au-Prince increased in size and population with virtually no attention given to the fact that it's in a seismic area, located on a boundary between two continental plates," she said.
"South East Asia is a very seismic area and this just shows that the sooner an early warning system is put in place the better."
The experts said the quake occurred in a notoriously seismic area, where the Indian tectonic plate descends into the Earth beneath the Eurasian plate.
The D.Truchard #1 well is located some 2.9 km from the Heintschel #1 well location which lies within the main Colorado County Project 3D seismic area. The well will target Lower Wilcox reservoir sands and is expected to be drilled to a total depth of approximately 11,800 feet (3,850m).
The first CPR, due in March 2018, will cover the Phase 1 seismic area including the A Structure.
On a question about the Bhasha dam, he said it (the dam site) lay in the seismic area and the quantity of water required to fill the dam was not available in the (Indus) system.
Although the Soviets had adapted their standard building designs for use in this seismic area, they "are indicating that the earthquake was bigger than they had designed for," says Loring Wyllie, a co-leader of the team and a structural engineer who specializes in seismic-resistant building designs with H.J.
This approach led to Salt Lake County's adoption of its seismic area review ordinance.
The Rocky Mountain area, along the Wasatch fault, is also a potentially serious seismic area. Over 75 percent of Utah's population lives along this fault.
Among the above-mentioned regions, East Asia and South Asia are amongst the regions holding a majority of the market share under the global earthquake sensor market in 2018 owing to the fact that most of the countries here fall in active seismic area. In addition, advancements in the sensor systems coupled with presence of major key players also drives the East Asia and South Asia earthquake sensor market.
From there, they said that no eruption is currently expected.AaAeAeA Indones is home to about 130 volcanoes because it is located in the highly seismic area known as the "Pacific Ring of F
Both wells are located within the Farha trend 3D seismic area and are targeting as yet undrilled fault blocks.