Seismic Instruments

, Volume 53, Issue 4, pp 261–266 | Cite as

Destructive Taiwan earthquake of February 5, 2016: analysis of seismological data

  • A. A. Malovichko
  • L. S. Chepkunas
  • M. V. Kolomiets
  • M. I. Ryzhikova
  • L. S. Malyanova
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Abstract

The seismological data on the destructive Taiwan earthquake of February 5, 2016, (MS = 6.5) are analyzed. The source rupture length is estimated by different techniques using P-waves spectra at teleseismic distances, azimuthal hodograph, and distribution of mb magnitude. The obtained results agree with each other.

Keywords

seismicity destructive earthquake Taiwan focal mechanism azimuthal hodograph 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Malovichko
    • 1
  • L. S. Chepkunas
    • 1
  • M. V. Kolomiets
    • 1
  • M. I. Ryzhikova
    • 1
  • L. S. Malyanova
    • 1
  1. 1.Geophysical SurveyRussian Academy of SciencesObninskRussia

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