french earthquake fault mapped
This week, southeast France was hit by a magnitude 5 earthquake with tremors felt between Lyon and Montélimar. The Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar mission has been used to map the way the ground shifted as a result of the quake.... ESA · 4 weeks
French earthquake fault mapped  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
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