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seis·mol·o·gy

 (sīz-mŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The geophysical science of earthquakes and the mechanical properties of the earth.

seis′mo·log′ic (-mə-lŏj′ĭk), seis′mo·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
seis′mo·log′i·cal·ly adv.
seis·mol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.seismological - of or concerned with seismology
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Translations
زلزالي
seismologický
földrengéstani
skjálftafræîilegur
seizmologický
deprem bilimselsismolojik

seismological

[ˌsaɪzməˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjsismologique
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seismic

(ˈsaizmik) adjective
of earthquakes. seismic disturbances.
seisˈmology (-ˈmolədʒi) noun
the science or study of earthquakes.
ˌseismoˈlogical (-ˈlo-) adjective
seisˈmologist noun
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Its epicenter was measured at 22.5 kilometers northwest of Shwebo city and 53 kilometers south of Kanbalu seismological observatory in Sagaing region.
According to reports, the quake's epicentere was measured at 22 kilometres northwest of Shwebo city and 53 kilometres south of Kanbalu seismological observatory in Sagaing Region.
Summary: Tehran [Iran], Aug 5 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale struck southwest Iran on Monday morning, Iranian Seismological Center said.
He was awarded the 2019 Bruce Bolt Medal jointly by the Consortium of Strong Motion Observation Systems (COSMOS), the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERE) and the Seismological Society of America (SSA).
According to the Iranian News Agency (IRNA), the tremor occurred at 11:30 local time (07:00 GMT) at the depth of 17 km underground, according to the Seismological Center of the Geophysics Institute of Tehran University.
According to the seismological center, the epicentre of the 4.3 magnitude earthquake was found some 95 kilometers north of the district at a depth of 300 kilometers.
The earthquake was felt at 9:15 am this morning with an epicenter 7 km east of Belitsa, 46 km east of Blagoevgrad and 88 km south of Sofia, with a depth of 19 km, specified from the Euro-Mediterranean seismological center.According to the Geophysical Institute of BAS, the Earthquake has a magnitude 3 on the Richter epicenter near the village of Banya, Razlog, with a depth of 15.6 km.
Kathmandu: Nepal was struck by a magnitude-5.2 earthquake early Wednesday, the Deutsche Presse-Agentur, DPA, quoted the country's seismological centre as saying.
According to seismological center, epicenter of the quake was in Hindu Kush region at a depth of 80 kms.
The European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said more than two million people felt the impact of the earthquake, with areas close to the border with Portugal most affected.
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) has reported a change in sea level, confirming the possibility of a tsunami.