Skip to main content

4. Seismology

Page 7 of 9

  1. An ENE-trending ~30-km-long surface rupture emerged during the Mw = 7.0 16 April 2016 Kumamoto earthquake along the previously mapped Futagawa and northern Hinagu faults. This included a previously unknown 5-k...

    Authors: Shinji Toda, Heitaro Kaneda, Shinsuke Okada, Daisuke Ishimura and Zoë K. Mildon
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:188
  2. We report precursory seismic patterns prior to the 2016 Kumamoto earthquakes, as measured by four different methods based on changes in seismicity that can be used for earthquake forecasting: the b-value method, ...

    Authors: Kazuyoshi Z. Nanjo, Jun Izutsu, Yoshiaki Orihara, Nobuhiro Furuse, Shoho Togo, Hidetoshi Nitta, Tomohiro Okada, Rika Tanaka, Masashi Kamogawa and Toshiyasu Nagao
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:187
  3. The 2016 Kumamoto–Oita earthquake sequence involving three large events (M w ≥ 6) in the central Kyushu Island, southwest Japan, activated seismicities in two volcanic areas with unusual a...

    Authors: Takahiko Uchide, Haruo Horikawa, Misato Nakai, Reiken Matsushita, Norio Shigematsu, Ryosuke Ando and Kazutoshi Imanishi
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:180
  4. The 2016 Kumamoto earthquake sequence was a rare event worldwide in that the surface ruptures associated with the largest foreshock (Mj 6.5) of 21:26 (JST), 14 April ruptured again during the mainshock (Mj 7.3...

    Authors: Nobuhiko Sugito, Hideaki Goto, Yasuhiro Kumahara, Hiroyuki Tsutsumi, Takashi Nakata, Kyoko Kagohara, Nobuhisa Matsuta and Haruka Yoshida
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:170
  5. We analyze Bouguer anomalies in/around the focal region of the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake to examine features, such as continuity, segmentation and faulting type, of the active fault zones related to the earthqu...

    Authors: Nayuta Matsumoto, Hiramatsu Yoshihiro and Akihiro Sawada
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:167

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Earth, Planets and Space 2017 69:47

  6. Frequency-dependent model of the apparent radiation pattern has been extensively incorporated into engineering and scientific applications for high-frequency seismic waves, but distance-dependent properties ha...

    Authors: Shunsuke Takemura, Manabu Kobayashi and Kazuo Yoshimoto
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:166
  7. The MJMA7.3 Kumamoto earthquake occurred on April 16, 2016, in the western part of Kyushu, at a depth of 12 km, on an active strike-slip fault. Here, we report on a relatively widespread activation of small remot...

    Authors: Bogdan Enescu, Kengo Shimojo, Anca Opris and Yuji Yagi
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:165
  8. Time-lapse monitoring of seismic velocity at volcanic areas can provide unique insight into the property of hydrothermal and magmatic fluids and their temporal variability. We established a quasi real-time vel...

    Authors: Taka’aki Taira and Florent Brenguier
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:162
  9. The detailed source rupture process of the M 7.3 event (April 16, 2016, 01:25, JST) of the 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquakes was derived from strong-motion waveforms using multiple-time-window linear waveform inv...

    Authors: Hisahiko Kubo, Wataru Suzuki, Shin Aoi and Haruko Sekiguchi
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:161
  10. We constructed and analyzed the ground surface displacement associated with the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake sequence using satellite radar interferometry images of the Advanced Land Observing Satellite 2. The ra...

    Authors: Satoshi Fujiwara, Hiroshi Yarai, Tomokazu Kobayashi, Yu Morishita, Takayuki Nakano, Basara Miyahara, Hiroyuki Nakai, Yuji Miura, Haruka Ueshiba, Yasuaki Kakiage and Hiroshi Une
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:160
  11. In this study, the original seismograms of the 1935-Erdek–Marmara Island and 1963-Çınarcık Earthquakes, recorded at local and regional distances, were vectorized. The epicentral locations have been calculated ...

    Authors: Nilay Başarır Baştürk, Nurcan Meral Özel and Marco Caciagli
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:158
  12. We estimated the dip distribution of Oita–Kumamoto Tectonic Line located in central Kyushu, Japan, by using the dip of the maximum eigenvector of the gravity gradient tensor. A series of earthquakes in Kumamo...

    Authors: Shigekazu Kusumoto
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:153
  13. Systematic difference between first-motion and waveform-inversion solutions for shallow offshore earthquakes was examined by using the seismograms of the 2016 Off Mie (Mw 5.8) earthquake occurred at a depth of 14...

    Authors: Shunsuke Takemura, Katsuhiko Shiomi, Takeshi Kimura and Tatsuhiko Saito
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:149
  14. The 2016 Kumamoto earthquake sequence started with an MJMA 6.5 foreshock occurring along the northern part of the Hinagu fault, central Kyushu, Japan, and the MJMA 7.3 mainshock occurred just 28 h after the fores...

    Authors: Kimiyuki Asano and Tomotaka Iwata
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:147
  15. The main motivation for this study was the impending occurrence of a catastrophic earthquake along the Prince Island Fault (PIF) in the Marmara Sea and the disaster risk around the Marmara region, especially i...

    Authors: Aydin Mert, Yasin M. Fahjan, Lawrence J. Hutchings and Ali Pınar
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:146
  16. Turkey is highly prone to earthquakes because of active fault zones in the region. The Marmara region located at the western extension of the North Anatolian Fault Zone (NAFZ) is one of the most tectonically a...

    Authors: Betul Aytore, Ahmet Cevdet Yalciner, Andrey Zaytsev, Zeynep Ceren Cankaya and Mehmet Lütfi Suzen
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:139
  17. Istanbul is a mega city with various coastal utilities located on the northern coast of the Sea of Marmara. At Yenikapı, there are critical vulnerable coastal utilities, structures, and active metropolitan lif...

    Authors: Zeynep Ceren Cankaya, Mehmet Lutfi Suzen, Ahmet Cevdet Yalciner, Cagil Kolat, Andrey Zaytsev and Betul Aytore
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:133
  18. We investigated the crustal structure beneath the Marmara region and the surrounding area in the western part of the North Anatolian fault zone. These areas have high seismicity and are of critical significanc...

    Authors: Gulten Polat, Nurcan Meral Özel and Ivan Koulakov
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:132
  19. The interferometric SAR coherence-change technique with coherence filter and polarization (HH and HV) has been used to detect the parts of buildings damaged by the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake. A survey of the build...

    Authors: Manabu Watanabe, Rajesh Bahadur Thapa, Tsuneo Ohsumi, Hiroyuki Fujiwara, Chinatsu Yonezawa, Naoya Tomii and Sinichi Suzuki
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:131
  20. We developed a real-time tsunami forecast method using only pressure data collected from the bottom of the ocean via a dense offshore observation network. The key feature of the method is rapid matching betwee...

    Authors: Naotaka Yamamoto, Shin Aoi, Kenji Hirata, Wataru Suzuki, Takashi Kunugi and Hiromitsu Nakamura
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:128
  21. We constructed the rupture process model for the 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake from broadband teleseismic body waveforms (P-waves) by using a novel waveform inversion method that takes into account the unce...

    Authors: Yuji Yagi, Ryo Okuwaki, Bogdan Enescu, Amato Kasahara, Ayumu Miyakawa and Makoto Otsubo
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:118
  22. We performed a damage survey of buildings and carried out microtremor observations in the source region of the 2015 Gorkha earthquake. Our survey area spans the Kathmandu valley and areas to the east and north...

    Authors: Masumi Yamada, Takumi Hayashida, Jim Mori and Walter D. Mooney
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:117
  23. Recent advances in computing have brought a new and challenging way to tackle the earthquake hazard and disaster problems: integration of the seismic actions in the form of numerical models. For this purpose,...

    Authors: Abdurrahman Sahin, Rafet Sisman, Aysegul Askan and Muneo Hori
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:115
  24. Surface wave analysis generally neglects amplitude information, instead using phase information to delineate near-surface S-wave velocity structures. To effectively characterize subsurface heterogeneities from...

    Authors: Tatsunori Ikeda and Takeshi Tsuji
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:111
  25. Distinct reflected waves (S × S) are observed in the northern Kinki district, southwestern Japan. We conducted a high-resolution reflection analysis by using data from 128 seismic stations with an average spac...

    Authors: Sho Aoki, Yoshihisa Iio, Hiroshi Katao, Tsutomu Miura, Itaru Yoneda and Masayo Sawada
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:107
  26. In this study, a method for simulating the ground motion of megathrust earthquakes at periods of approximately 2 s and longer was validated by using the characterized source model combined with multi-scale spa...

    Authors: Asako Iwaki, Takahiro Maeda, Nobuyuki Morikawa, Shin Aoi and Hiroyuki Fujiwara
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:95
  27. We propose a reference site for the site effect study in and around the Kathmandu valley, Nepal. The used data were the accelerograms recorded at two stations, DMG and KKA, and velocity seismograms co-recorde...

    Authors: Mukunda Bhattarai, Lok Bijaya Adhikari, Umesh Prasad Gautam, Laurent Bollinger, Bruno Hernandez, Toshiaki Yokoi and Takumi Hayashida
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:81
  28. We have developed a near-field tsunami forecast system based on an automatic centroid moment tensor (CMT) estimation using regional broadband seismic observation networks in the regions of Indonesia, the Phili...

    Authors: Daisuke Inazu, Nelson Pulido, Eiichi Fukuyama, Tatsuhiko Saito, Jouji Senda and Hiroyuki Kumagai
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:73
  29. Repeating M5-class earthquakes occurred with a regular recurrence interval on the plate boundary offshore Kamaishi before the 2011 M9 Tohoku-oki earthquake. Since this event, 11 repeating events of M5–M6 have occ...

    Authors: Shingo Yoshida, Naoyuki Kato and Jun’ichi Fukuda
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:71
  30. The 2015 Gorkha earthquake and its aftershocks caused severe damage mostly in Nepal, while countries around the Himalayan region were warned for decades about large Himalayan earthquakes and the seismic vulner...

    Authors: Hiroaki Kobayashi, Kazuki Koketsu, Hiroe Miyake, Nobuo Takai, Michiko Shigefuji, Mukunda Bhattarai and Soma Nath Sapkota
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:66
  31. Historical documents in Korea and China report abnormal waves in the sea and rivers close to the date of the 1707 Hoei earthquake, which occurred in the Nankai Trough, off southwestern Japan. This indicates th...

    Authors: SatByul Kim, Tatsuhiko Saito, Eiichi Fukuyama and Tae-Seob Kang
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:64
  32. We numerically simulated the propagation of tsunami waves with finite difference methods by using perfectly matched layer (PML) boundary conditions to effectively eliminate artificial reflections from model bo...

    Authors: Takuto Maeda, Hiroaki Tsushima and Takashi Furumura
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:63
  33. High-quality data concerning the Tohoku Earthquake (M9.0) on March 11, 2011, were obtained from the deep borehole observation network (maximum depth of 1030 m; epicentral distance of approximately 600 km) of the ...

    Authors: Hiroshi Ishii and Yasuhiro Asai
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:61
  34. Strong ground motions from the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal, earthquake and its eight aftershocks recorded by a strong-motion seismograph at Kantipath (KATNP), Kathmandu, were analyzed to assess the ground-motion...

    Authors: Yadab P. Dhakal, Hisahiko Kubo, Wataru Suzuki, Takashi Kunugi, Shin Aoi and Hiroyuki Fujiwara
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:58
  35. Since the 2004 Sumatra–Andaman earthquake (M w 9.2), the northwestern part of the Sumatran island has been a high seismicity region. To evaluate the seismic hazard along the Great Sumatra...

    Authors: Takeo Ito, Endra Gunawan, Fumiaki Kimata, Takao Tabei, Irwan Meilano, Agustan, Yusaku Ohta, Nazli Ismail, Irwandi Nurdin and Didik Sugiyanto
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:57
  36. To understand temperature structure or magma distribution in the crust and uppermost mantle, it is essential to know their attenuation structure. This study estimated the 3-D S-wave attenuation structure in th...

    Authors: Tsutomu Takahashi, Koichiro Obana and Shuichi Kodaira
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:55
  37. The M7.8 April 25, 2015, Gorkha earthquake in Nepal was produced by a slip on the low-angle Main Himalayan Thrust, a décollement below the Himalaya that emerges at the surface in the south as the Himalayan Fro...

    Authors: Yasuhiro Kumahara, Deepak Chamlagain and Bishal Nath Upreti
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:53
  38. Broadband seismometers produce artifacts resembling long-period pulses (non-seismic pulses) that degrade centroid moment tensor (CMT) estimations based on waveform inversion of broadband seismic records in lon...

    Authors: Takahide Sakai, Hiroyuki Kumagai, Nelson Pulido, Jun Bonita and Masaru Nakano
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:50

Annual Journal Metrics

About EPS

Information

EPS recognizes awards for excellent papers, authors and reviewers:


Most cited papers: