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8ᵗʰ International Colloquium on Historical Earthquakes, Palaeo- Macroseismology and Seismotectonics

September 17 - September 20

The main topics are: Historical Earthquakes, Palaeoseismology, Archaeoseismology, Macroseismology, Seismotectonics. A special session will be dedicated to the recent catastrophic earthquakes in SE Turkey and Northern Syria. On the third day a field trip will be organized that will include visits to the ruins of the 1953 earthquakes, damages that occurred due to the 2014 earthquakes, expression of active tectonics and an overall experience of the morphology/landscape of the island, as a result of intense seismotectonic activity.

Abstract Submission deadline coming soon

Hope to see you in Lixouri!

The Colloquium Chairs
Prof. Vasiliki Kouskouna, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens George Katsivelis, Mayor of Lixouri


September 17
September 20


Lixouri, Kefaloni
Lixouri, Kefalonia Greece + Google Map