Major earthquake threat from the Riasi fault in the Himalayas, says new study

A new study was conducted by Y. Gavillot, A. Meigs, D. Yule, R. Heermance, T. Rittenour, C. Madugo and M. Malik on ‘Shortening rate and Holocene surface rupture on the Riasi fault system in the Kashmir Himalaya: Active thrusting within the Northwest Himalayan orogenic wedge’ which was funded by National Science Foundation. The results of … Continue reading Major earthquake threat from the Riasi fault in the Himalayas, says new study