European Databases of Seismogenic Faults for Science and Engineering

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An event or process detected by geological/geophysical tools and analyses that is directly associated with earthquake activity.

Such manifestations may include for instance the seismogenic fault rupturing through the ground-surface or geodetic data indicating crustal movement in the region hit by an earthquake contemporaneous with the seismic event.

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Synonyms: coseismic co-seismic Co-seismic

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