Studies on the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake Sequence
Last updated on July 11, 2017
Paper on the source process of the foreshock (April 14, 21:26, Mw6.1) and the mainshock (April 16, 01:25 Mw7.0) was published as Frontier Letter in Earth, Planets and Space [2016/08/31, Open Access!]
Asano, K. and T. Iwata (2016), Source rupture processes of the foreshock and mainshock in the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake sequence estimated from the kinematic waveform inversion of strong motion data, Earth Planets Space, 68:147, doi:10.1186/s40623-016-0519-9.
- Digital data of the above source models are available here!
- Analysis of Strong Ground Motions at Mashiki town and Nishihara village offices by Prof. Iwata [2016/04/28Updated]