seismic intensity

seismic intensity

[′sīz·mik in′ten·səd·ē]
(geophysics)
The average rate of flow of seismic-wave energy through a unit section perpendicular to the direction of propagation.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
It is a long tradition to build churches and monuments on the hills or local heights where the seismic intensity is somewhat smaller.
The quake registered upper 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in Daisen City of Akita Prefecture, about 400 km north of Tokyo.
Steam boilers with steam capacity SCC 230 t / h, designed for installation on the Sakhalin GRES-2, designed and manufactured taking into account the specificity of Operating place: they are able to withstand extreme loads such as seismic intensity fluctuations to nine points.
Also, A lower 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 was registered in Omitama in the prefecture.
The quake was logged at level 7 of the Japan seismic intensity scale of 7 in Mashiki town at the Kumamoto Prefecture, marking the first since the devastating earthquake in March 2011.
Second, the quick seismic damage investigation is proposed to obtain first damage information right after the earthquake rapidly and efficiently by using smartphones which assist both specialists and residents to collect information about the disaster, following an intensity evaluation method based on seismic damage index according to Chinese Seismic Intensity Scale (2008).
The equipment will be exploited in areas of seismic intensity of 8 points, and installed on site of pretreatment gas for subsequent submission to the compressor station field.
Map 2 shows that the seismic intensity of 6 to 7 Merkaly, degradation is very high, so that 43.
Eman Al Khatibi, head of the geodetic and marine survey section, said the municipality has developed a seismic monitoring system to issue an immediate report on a seismic intensity map and its values in all the cities of the UAE with the aim of enabling a quick response and determining the effect of the tremor.
Iman Al Khatibi, the head of the Geodetic and Marine Survey Section said that the municipality had developed the seismic monitoring system to issue immediate reports on seismic intensity map and its values in all the cities of the UAE with the aim of getting quick response and determining the effect of the tremor.
has been selected to provide the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) with a wide-area disaster prevention system to detect volcanic and seismic activity by using seismic intensity meters and tide indicators, as well as offering disaster countermeasures," the Tokyo-based company said on its website last week.
The company has been selected to provide the Philippines Institute of Volcanology and Seismology with a wide-area disaster prevention system to detect volcanic and seismic activity by using seismic intensity meters and tide indicators, as well as offering disaster countermeasures.

Full browser ?