Scaling in spectral behavior of regional to single-fault seismicity
Graduate Institute of Geophysics, National Central University - Jhongli, 320 Taiwan
2 Institute of Methodologies for Environmental Analysis, National Research Council - Tito (PZ), Italy, EU
Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accepted: 17 May 2010
Power spectral density was applied to analyse the time dynamics of seismicity in Taiwan. Scaling with exponent α ~ 0.52 was found, revealing an identical power law behavior from a local fault plane up to a large region and from large earthquakes down to micro-earthquakes.
PACS: 89.75.Da – Complex systems: Systems obeying scaling laws / 93.30.Db – Asia
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