Satellite observations of ionospheric earthquake precursors

1Grimalsky, VV, 2Ivchenko, VN, 3Lizunov, GV
1National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics, Mexico
2Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine
3Space Research Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and the State Space Agency of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2000, 6 ;(2):21–30
Section: Space Geoinformatics and Geodesy
Publication Language: Russian
We review satellite observations of seismogenic phenomena in the ionosphere. Based on literature data, hypothetical patterns of seismogenic phenomena were reconstructed. We discuss the reasons which allow the ionospheric «anomalies» to be correlated with earthquake precursors.  
Keywords: earthquake, satellite observations, seismogenic phenomena in the ionosphere
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