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Response of Seismoactive Medium to Nuclear Explosions.

  • Nikolai T. Tarasov
  • Nadejda V. Tarasova
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASEN, volume 4)

Abstract

Several years ago Nikolaev and Vereshagina (1991a, 1991b) reveald that strong earthquakes and underground nuclear explosions trigger M>4.5 earthquakes located in remote seismoactive regions. Apparently, this fact is very important for understanding physical processes in the Earth, because it shows that relatively weak seismic impacts could effect on seismic regime.

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© Springer-VerlagBerlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nikolai T. Tarasov
    • 1
  • Nadejda V. Tarasova
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Physics of the Earthof Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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