Satoko Murotani


  • Murotani, S., M. Osako, and K. Sintani. 2017. Photographs of the 1927 Kita-Tango Earthquake. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. E, 40:89-96.
  • Harada, T., K. Satake, T. Furumura, and S. Murotani, 2017.Seismic intensities of the 1944 Tonankai earthquake (M7.9) - Re-examination of the original documents of the questionnaire survey conducted just after the earthquake-. Bull. Earthq. Res. Inst., 92:1-30.
  • Heidarzadeh, M., S. Murotani, K. Satake, T. Takagawa, and T. Saito, 2017. Fault size and depth extent of the Ecuador earthquake (Mw 7.8) of 16 April 2016 from teleseismic and tsunami data. Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2017GL072545.
  • Murotani, S., N. Ariga, F. Wakabayashi, and M. Osako, 2016. Historical materials of the 1889 Meiji Kumamoto earthquake preserved at the National Museum of Nature and Science. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. E, 39:89-96.
  • Heidarzadeh, M., S. Murotani, K. Satake, T. Ishibe, A. R. Gusman, 2015. Source model of the 16 September 2015 Illapel, Chile Mw 8.4 earthquake based on teleseismic and tsunami data. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43:643-650, doi:10.1002/2015GL067297.
  • Murotani, S., K. Shimazaki, and K. Koketsu, 2015. Rupture process of the 1946 Nankai earthquake estimated using seismic waveforms and geodetic data, J. Geophys. Res., 120:5677–5692. doi:10.1002/2014JB011676.
  • Goto, T., K. Stake, T. Sugai, T. Ishibe, T. Harada, and S. Murotani, 2015. Historical tsunami and storm deposits during the last five centuries on the Sanriku coast, Japan. Marine Geology, 367:105-117.
  • Murotani, S., S. Matsushima, T. Azuma, K. Irikura, and S. Kitagawa, 2015. Scaling relations of source parameters of earthquakes occurring on inland crustal mega-fault systems. Pure Appl. Geophys., 172:1371-1381. doi:10.1007/s00024-014-1010-9.
  • Murotani, S., M. Iwai, K. Satake, G. Shevchenko, and A. Loskutov, 2015. Tsunami forerunner of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake observed in the Sea of Japan. Pure Appl. Geophys., 172:683-697. doi:10.1007/s00024-014-1006-5.
  • Heidarzadeh, M., K. Satake, S. Murotani, A. R. Gusman, and S. Watada, 2015. Deep-Water Characteristics of the Trans-Pacific Tsunami from the 1 April 2014 M w 8.2 Iquique, Chile Earthquake. Pure Appl. Geophys., 172:719-730. doi:10.1007/s00024-014-0983-8.
  • Gusman, A., S. Murotani, K. Satake, M. Heidarzadeh, E. Gunawan, S. Watada, and Bernd Schurr, 2015. Fault slip distribution of the 2014 Iquique, Chile earthquake estimated from ocean-wide tsunami waveforms and GPS data. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42:1053-1060. doi:10.1002/2014GL062604.
  • Murotani, S., K. Satake, and Y. Fujii, 2013. Scaling relations of seismic moment, rupture area, average slip, and asperity size for M~9 subduction-zone earthquakes. Geophys. Res. Lett., 40:5057-5074. doi:10.1002/grl.50808.
  • Harada, T., S. Murotani, and K. Satake, 2013. A deep outer-rise reverse-fault earthquake immediately triggered a shallow normal-fault earthquake: The 7 December 2012 off-Sanriku earthquake (MW 7.3). Geophys. Res. Lett., 40:4214-4219. doi:10.1002/grl.50808.
  • Tsuji, Y., K. Satake, T. Ishibe, S. Kusumoto, T. Harada, A. Nishiyama, H.Y. Kim, T. Ueno, S. Murotani, S. Oki, M. Sugimoto, J. Tomari, M. Heidarzadeh, S. Watada, K. Imai, B.H. Choi, S.B. Yoon, J.S. Bae, K.O. Kim, and H.W. Kim, 2011. Field Surveys of Tsunami Heights from the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, Japan Earthquake. Bulletin of the Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo, 86:29-279. (in Japanese with English abstract).
  • Matsushima, S., S. Murotani, T. Azuma, K. Irikura, and S. Kitagawa, 2010. Scaling relations of earthquakes on active mega-fault systems. Geophysical Bulletin of Hokkaido University, 73:117-127. (in Japanese with English abstract).
  • Murotani, S., H. Miyake, and K. Koketsu, 2008. Scaling of characterized slip models for plate-boundary earthquakes. Earth Planets Space, 60:987-991.
  • Kato, A., S. Sakai, N. Hirata, E. Kurashimo, S. Nagai, T. Iidaka, T. Igarashi, Y. Yamanaka, S. Murotani, T. Kawamura, T. Iwasaki and T. Kanazawa, 2005. Short-term spatiotemporal variations in the aftershock sequence of the 2004 mid-Niigata prefecture earthquake. Earth Planets Space, 57:551-556.