Complexity of inverse and direct cascading of earthquakes

Outline

19/09/1985 Mexico Earthquake

20/10/1986 Kermadek Earthquake

23/05/1989 Macquarie Earthquake

08/08/1993 Guam Earthquake

09/06/1994 Bolivia Deep Earthquake

04/10/1994 Shikotan Earthquake

07/04/1995 Samoa Earthquake

03/12/1995 Iturup Earthquake

17/02/1996 New Guinea Earthquake

25/03/1998 Balleny Sea Earthquake

04/06/2000 South Sumatera Earthquake

Cascading of earthquakes

Worldwide performance of earthquake prediction algorithms M8 and M8-MSc: Magnitude 8.0 or more.

Cascading of earthquakes

Benioff strain release in 20 years before the great shocks

Benioff strain release in 20 years before great shocks (Log-scale)

Aftershock sequences of the great shocks

Activity in 10 years before + 3 years after the great shocks

Aftershock sequences of the great shocks (summary)

Conclusions

This presentation was supported from the ISTC grant #1538.