Earthquake is shaking of the surface of the Earth, resulting from the sudden release of energy in the Earth's lithosphere that creates seismic waves. This can be violent enough to toss people around and destroy whole cities. The seismic activity or seismicity of an area refers to the frequency, type and size of earthquakes experienced over a time of period. At the Earth's surface, earthquakes manifest themselves by sometimes displacement and shaking of the ground. When the epicenter of a large earthquake is located offshore, the seabed may be uprooted sufficiently to cause a tsunami. Earthquakes can also trigger landslides, and occasionally volcanic activity. Volcanic activity.

  • Faults and Effects of Earthquake
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Ground Motions and Structures
  • Causes of Earthquakes
  • Size and Frequency Occurrence
  • Tsunamis
  • Magnetic Anamclies
  • Classification of Earthquake
  • Earthquakes science
  • Evacuation Plannings

Related Conference of Earthquakes

November 8-9, 2017

2nd International Convention on Geophysics and Geotechnics

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel , November 8-9, 2017,

2nd International Convention on Geosciences and Remote Sensing

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Dec 4-5, 2017

Annual Congress on Soil Sciences

Madrid, Spain

Earthquakes Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in