Earthquake Forecasts Need Overhaul | Earthquake News | OurAmazingPlanet.com

The earthquakes that rocked Tohoku, Japan in 2011, Sumatra in 2004 and Chile in 1960 — all of magnitude 9.0 or greater — should not have happened, according to seismologist’s theories of earthquake cycles. And that might mean earthquake prediction needs an overhaul, some researchers say.

via Earthquake Forecasts Need Overhaul | Earthquake News | OurAmazingPlanet.com.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *