The known Omori law is presented in the form of differential equation that describes the evolution of the aftershock activity. This equation is derived hypothetically with taking into account deactivation of the faults in epicentral zone of the main shock. A generalization of the Omori law is proposed.
Izvestiya Physics of the Solid Earth
- Pub Date:
- September 2016
- Physics - Geophysics
- 5 pages. This paper has been accepted for publication in "Izvestiya, Physics of the Solid Earth", 2016, No. 5