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On the recent seismic activity at Kefalonia island (Greece): Manifestations of an Earth system in critical state

  title={On the recent seismic activity at Kefalonia island (Greece): Manifestations of an Earth system in critical state},
  author={Yiannis F. Contoyiannis and Stelios M. Potirakis and J. Kopanas and Georgios Antonopoulos and Grigorios E. Koulouras and Konstantinos Eftaxias and Constantinos Nomicos},
  journal={arXiv: Geophysics},
In this paper we show, in terms of fracture-induced electromagnetic emissions (EME) that the Earth system around the focal areas came to critical condition a few days before the occurrence of each one of the two recent earthquakes of Kefalonia (Cephalonia), Greece. Specifically, EME were recorded two days prior to the first earthquake [(38.22o N, 20.53oE), 26 January 2014, M=6.1] & six days prior to the second one [(38.26o N, 20.39oE), 03 February 2014, M=6.0]. Specifically, the MHz EME… 
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