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"Advances in Geosciences" is the results of a concerted attempt in bringing the most recent effects and making plans actions on the topic of earth and house technological know-how in Asia and the overseas enviornment. the amount editors are all top scientists of their study fields protecting 5 sections: strong Earth (SE), sun Terrestrial (ST), Planetary technological know-how (PS), Hydrological technology (HS), and Oceans and Atmospheres (OA). the most objective is to spotlight the medical concerns necessary to the research of earthquakes, tsunamis, weather switch, drought, flood, typhoons, house weathers, and planetary exploration.

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65 km/s. May 18, 2006 13:55 WSPC/SPI-B368 Advances in Geosciences Vol. 1 36 ch04 L. S. Xu and Y. T. Chen Fig. 4. The mainshock (beach-ball) and aftershocks till June 15, 2005 (left). The static slip distribution on the surface projected from the slip distribution on the fault plane (middle). The mainshock, aftershocks, and slip distribution together (right). It is more reasonable to have discussion on the source complexity according to the spatio-temporal rupture process based on the image of the spatio-temporal process.

In this epicentral distance range, only 22 stations are chosen due to their high-quality waveform data (Fig. 1). 008 Hz is applied to remove the trends existing in some of the waveform data. Afterwards, different filters are used for different purposes. 01 Hz. Before grid-searching for fault parameters, the data are filtered by band-pass filtered with frequency range Fig. 1. The distribution of stations with usable waveform data and the first 600 s of the recordings. The left panel shows the vertical components, and the right panel shows the radial components.

To obtain the observed STF for each station, we firstly deconvolved each component individually for the STFs from different components at the same station, and then averaged the two STFs that come from vertical and radial components at the same station. The averaged and normalized STFs obtained at different stations are shown together with the focal mechanism and station positions in Fig. 2. 4. Spatio-temporal Rupture Process A rectangular area with a length of 3,000 km along the strike direction and a width of 400 km along the down-dip direction is chosen to be a fault plane on which slip or rupture propagation probably occurred.

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