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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 208407, 11 pages
Thermal Infrared Anomalies of Several Strong Earthquakes
1Lanzhou Institute of Seismology, China Earthquake Administration, Lanzhou 730000, China
2Lanzhou Base of Institute of Earthquake Prediction, China Earthquake Administration, Lanzhou 730000, China
3Earthquake Administration of Liaoning Province, Shenyang 110034, China
Received 15 April 2013; Accepted 2 September 2013
Academic Editors: J. D. Huba and F. Monteiro Santos
Copyright © 2013 Congxin Wei et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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