Seismicity of Yemen

@article{Ambraseys1983SeismicityOY,
  title={Seismicity of Yemen},
  author={N. Ambraseys and C. Melville},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1983},
  volume={303},
  pages={321-323}
}
The Arabian Peninsula often appears totally aseismic on maps of world seismicity, reflecting the apparent absence of earthquakes during the twentieth century and particularly since the improvement of the worldwide seismological network after the 1960s. Events in south-west Arabia have seldom attracted attention outside the area and this has hindered reporting of earthquakes in regional catalogues. We show here that by contrast, historical sources of local information describe a fairly… Expand
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