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PAGER--Rapid assessment of an earthquake's impact

An automated system for rapidly estimating the shaking distribution, number of people and settlements exposed to severe shaking, and range of possible fatalities and economic losses. A color-coded alert suggests levels of appropriate response.

by Wald, David J.; Jaiswal, Kishor; Marano, Kristin D.; Bausch, D.; and Hearne, Mike
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3036
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Earthquake preparedness, Earthquakes, Hazards, Risk assessment, Seismology
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