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Satellite Map Shows Deformation Following Alaska Earthquake

December 7, 2018

mapScientists with the Advanced Rapid Imaging and Analysis project (ARIA), a collaboration between NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, and Caltech, also in Pasadena, using synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data from the European Union's Copernicus Sentinel-1A satellite, operated by the European Space Agency, generated a map of the deformation of Earth's surface caused by the November 30, 2018 magnitude 7.0 earthquake beneath the Anchorage area of Alaska, US.

Full article is availalbe at:  http://spaceref.com/earth/satellite-map-shows-deformation-following-alaska-earthquake.html