Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2016

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Symbol M (Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary) » M-IS Intersection

[M-IS34] The 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake and related crustal activities

Wed. May 25, 2016 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM Poster Hall (International Exhibition Hall HALL6)

5:15 PM - 6:30 PM

[MIS34-P85] Preliminary report of liquefaction damage and distribution of liquefied sites caused by the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake

*Koki Teshirogi1, Takushi Koyama2, Haruhiro Doi2 (1.Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, 2.Oita Univ.)

Keywords:Liquefaction damage, Topographic conditions, The 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake, Liquefaction site map

Kumamoto city was affected by the liquefaction due to the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake. This preliminary report shows overview of the liquefaction damage and the distribution of liquefied sites at the Nishi and Minami Wards, Kumamoto city by field observation and interpretation of satellite images.