Scaling laws in earthquake memory for interevent times and distances

  title={Scaling laws in earthquake memory for interevent times and distances},
  author={Yongwen Zhang and Jingfang Fan and Warner Marzocchi and Aviad Shapira and Rami Hofstetter and Shlomo Havlin and Yosef Ashkenazy},
  journal={arXiv: Physics and Society},
Over the past decades much effort has been devoted towards understanding and forecasting natural hazards. However, earthquake forecasting skill is still very limited and remains a great scientific challenge. The limited earthquake predictability is partly due to the erratic nature of earthquakes and partly to the lack of understanding the underlying mechanisms of earthquakes. To improve our understanding and potential forecasting, here we study the spatial and temporal long-term memory of… Expand

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