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Field Reconnaissance after the 25 April 2015 M 7.8 Gorkha Earthquake

ALOS-2 interferogram detail near Kathmandu

Image shows ALOS-2 interferogram detail near Kathmandu, where two areas of local deformation were detected with InSAR and verified in the field after the April 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha Earthquake in Nepal.
 
Angster, S., Fielding, E. J., Wesnousky, S., Pierce, I., Chamlagain, D., Gautam, D., Upreti, B. N., Kumahara, Y., and Nakata, T., 2015, Field Reconnaissance after the 25 April 2015 M 7.8 Gorkha Earthquake: Seismological Research Letters, v. 86, no. 6, p. 1506-1513. http://srl.geoscienceworld.org/content/86/6/1506.abstract