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Pozzuoli Event in 1970


A crustal upheaval near Naples in March 1970 was unusual in not being accompanied by noticeable earthquakes. This could be interpreted in terms of the visco-elasticity of the Earth's crust.

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YOKOYAMA, I. Pozzuoli Event in 1970. Nature 229, 532–533 (1971).

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