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When an oceanic tectonic plate cracks
Royer, J.-Y. (2012). When an oceanic tectonic plate cracks. Nature (Lond.) 490(7419): 183-185.
In: Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science. Nature Publishing Group: London. ISSN 0028-0836; e-ISSN 1476-4687, more
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    Earth sciences > Geology > Tectonics
    Hazards > Geological hazards > Earthquakes
    Seismic activity

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  • Royer, J.-Y.

    Analyses of two recent earthquakes of great magnitude show how complex the breaking of the oceanic lithosphere can be, how it is linked to earlier great events and how it triggers seismicity worldwide.

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