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PREFERRED TERM
earthquake
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Earthquake hazards involve the propagation of elastic waves at or near the surface after the release of tectonic stress or other natural sources, such as volcanic explosions or meteorite impacts.

DESCRIPTION
  • Earthquake hazards involve the propagation of elastic waves at or near the surface after the release of tectonic stress or other natural sources, such as volcanic explosions or meteorite impacts.

IDENTIFIER
  • earthquake

TITLE
  • earthquake

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/NaturalHazardCategoryValue/earthquake
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Natural Hazard Category