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News Release 07-027

Scientists Explain Source of Tiny Tremors Emanating from Fault Zones

Tiny non-volcanic earthquakes may indicate dangerous conditions

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Entire buildings tilt because of ground failure after the Niigata, Japan, earthquake.

Entire buildings tilt because of ground failure after the Niigata, Japan, earthquake.

Credit: NGDC