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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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    Parascandola, A., I Fenomeni Bradisismici del Serapeo di Pozzuoli (Genovese, Naples, 1947).

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    Oliveri del Castillo, A., and Quagliariello, M. T., Sulla Genesi del Bradisismo Flegreo (Atti Ass. Geof. It., XVIII Conv., Naples, 1969).

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