New seismic hazard assessment for Central America

A new study evaluates the seismic hazards for the entire Central America, including specific assessments for six capital cities, with the greatest hazard expected for Guatemala City and San Salvador, followed by Managua and San Jose, and notably lower in Tegucigalpa and Panama City. This is a syndicated post, which originally appeared at ScienceDaily: Natural Disaster NewsView original post. March 29, 2012.