Asia

Map showing the segmentation of the Sumatra Fault Zone (SFZ) and historical earthquakes. The SFZ has generated many historical earthquakes with magnitude ≥7 (Sieh and Natawidjaja, 2000)

Map of the "Ring of Fire" showing volcanoes, seismicity and plate boundaries around the Pacific Ocean.

This site and the suggested questions and activities in this document provide an excellent opportunity for guided inquiry learning in the field.

Gede and Salak, high-risk volcanoes in West Java, are representative of many arc volcanoes.

Infrasound travels thousands of kilometres and can be detected using the appropriate instrumentation. Several natural sources generate infrasound, including the hundreds of volcanoes surrounding Singapore.

This Knowledge Capsule summarizes the ongoing research of Assistant Professor Adam Switzer and his team in the coastlines of Southeast Asia and the South China Sea.

Block-diagram showing a cross-section of the Sunda Megathrust. The Indo-Australian tectonic plate (on the left) dives under the Eurasian plate (on the right).

Monitoring instruments network on Mayon volcano, Philippines. Mayon is one of EOS Lab Volcanoes.

Tectonic interpretation of the different neotectonic domains of Myanmar.

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