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Earthquakes down under: a rare but real hazard

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Abstract


  • Australia is generally regarded as a flat and seismically inert continent that is safe from any serious earthquake hazard. While this is generally true, we do occasionally experience moderate earthquakes, with a magnitude greater than 5.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Citation


  • Buckman, S. (2015). Earthquakes down under: a rare but real hazard. The Conversation, 16 February 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3576&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2557

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 16 February

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • Australia is generally regarded as a flat and seismically inert continent that is safe from any serious earthquake hazard. While this is generally true, we do occasionally experience moderate earthquakes, with a magnitude greater than 5.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Citation


  • Buckman, S. (2015). Earthquakes down under: a rare but real hazard. The Conversation, 16 February 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3576&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2557

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 16 February

Place Of Publication


  • Australia