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mid-field (earthquake)

French translation: à moyenne distance de la faille active (20-50 km)

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English term or phrase:mid-field (earthquake)
French translation:à moyenne distance de la faille active (20-50 km)
Entered by: Jacek Sierakowski

09:47 Jan 27, 2019
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Geology / disaster preparedness
English term or phrase: mid-field (earthquake)
Long moderate or weak earthquake shaking that lasts for 40 seconds or
more means high local tsunami risk from mid-field earthquake (official
warning time may be very short).
Jacek Sierakowski
Belgium
Local time: 11:52
à moyenne distance de la faille active (20-50 km)
Explanation:
“After Loma Prieta 1989 earthquake, Mohraz has divided earthquakes in 3 groups:
* Near-field earthquakes: the distance between site and fault is less than 20 km
* Mid-field earthquakes: the distance between site and fault is between 20 km to 50km
* Far-field earthquakes: the distance between site and fault is larger than 50 km. [1].”
https://www.iitk.ac.in/nicee/wcee/article/14_S10-003.PDF
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FX Fraipont
Belgium
Local time: 11:52
Grading comment
Merci.
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à moyenne distance de la faille active (20-50 km)


Explanation:
“After Loma Prieta 1989 earthquake, Mohraz has divided earthquakes in 3 groups:
* Near-field earthquakes: the distance between site and fault is less than 20 km
* Mid-field earthquakes: the distance between site and fault is between 20 km to 50km
* Far-field earthquakes: the distance between site and fault is larger than 50 km. [1].”
https://www.iitk.ac.in/nicee/wcee/article/14_S10-003.PDF

FX Fraipont
Belgium
Local time: 11:52
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 150
Grading comment
Merci.

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