The Garnì (Armenia) large earthquake on 14 June 1679: a new analysis

  title={The Garn{\`i} (Armenia) large earthquake on 14 June 1679: a new analysis},
  author={E. Guidoboni and R. Haroutiunian and A. Karakhanian},
  journal={Journal of Seismology},
The 1679 Garnì earthquake was one ofthe most destructive seismic events inArmenia, and one of the most widelydocumented directly by Armenian sources,considering this is an area where historical documentation is, on the whole,rather scarce. Moreover, this earthquakeappears in the literature as the result ofvarious interpretative and research models,so there are contradictory assessments ofits impact and its parameters: itsmagnitude oscillated between 5.5 and 7, andepicentral intensity between… Expand
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