Review of variations in M-w < 7 earthquake motions on position and TEC (M-w=6.5 Aegean Sea earthquake sample)


YILDIRIM Ö., İNYURT S., MEKİK Ç.

NATURAL HAZARDS AND EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCES, vol.16, no.2, pp.543-557, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5194/nhess-16-543-2016
  • Title of Journal : NATURAL HAZARDS AND EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.543-557

Abstract

Turkey is a country located in the middle latitude zone, where tectonic activity is intensive. Recently, an earthquake of magnitude 6.5 M-w occurred offshore in the Aegean Sea on 24 May 2014 at 09: 25 UTC, which lasted about 40 s. The earthquake was also felt in Greece, Romania, and Bulgaria in addition to Turkey.