UVS predicates that earthquakes can be triggered by the forced vortices of the mantle sphere with the precession effects of Solar System objects.
See the UVS topics on "The orbits of natural satellites" that illustrates orbits are rendered by transferred vortical motion, and "Atmospheric polar vortex" that elaborates on the paradoxical formed forced vortex pair of Earth's atmospheric polar vortex.
The cognitive paradoxes that negate to render the misconception for the driver of earthquakes, was thus meticulously resolved with the underlying structure and mechanism explicated.
The grounding for its epistemic theories of truth: The underlying structure and mechanism of a peculiar type of rumbling earthquake as explicated with its hypothetical construct based on the UVS model, elucidated its delusional observations that render its misconceptions, mysteries, and anomalies. Thus, its cognitive paradox could be meticulously resolved, and all the related natural phenomena were then qualitatively analysed in the conceptual frameworks of UVS by inductive reasoning for explicating with their empirical evidence to establish their qualitative predictions with abductive reasoning.
See the UVS topic on "Overviews of the UVS research" that elaborates on the grounded theory methodology for the evaluations of natural phenomena.
Subsuming plate tectonics, Earth's crust is a stratified layer formed on lithosphere, which has several pieces of overlapping and shifting tectonic plates that overlay on asthenosphere, which overlays on the lower mantle sphere. The supposedly predominantly solid Earth's mantle underneath the stratified crust surface, is actually an ocean of viscous medium in geological time.
See a paper on "Jupiter and Io Observe Each Other" that elaborate on a moon of Jupiter undergoes tides and earthquakes on a 42-hour cycle as it orbits Jupiter, suggesting it is subjected to gravitational wringer that squeeze, stretch and release the moon in a cyclical manner.
See the UVS topics on "Satellite vortices of Jupiter" that evidently illustrates vortices have had formed deep inside Jupiter, and "Oceanic whirlpool" that elaborates on all sorts of naturally manifested oceanic vortices.
Note: It was observed that the ocean tide of the faster rotating Earth that faces the Moon, leads the slower orbiting Moon by about 10-degrees.
If a rigid stratified layer could form on the surface on the oceans, and with the transferred motions rendered by the manifested oceanic vortices in human time scale, the rigid layer would be subjected to the torsion forces to cause movements. In geological time scale, tectonic plates overlaying on mantle, would similarly be subjected to the vortical torsion forces of the mantle sphere.
Paradoxically, with the circumstantial evidence that could be empirically observed, it elucidates that the primary driver for such earthquakes manifested from underneath the Earth's crust, could actually be rendered by the celestial mechanism of the Solar System.
Heuristically, the combined tidal forces of the Solar System objects in their crossed alignment arrangements, would act on the mantle sphere of Earth to internally exert tension on the tectonic plates. And with the effects of a tilted rotating Earth generated at the focal points of the paradoxically formed forced vortices of the mantle sphere, these could act on the tectonic plates to cause different types of earthquake under different circumstances, such as the more easily caused earthquakes at the active faults, the intraplate earthquakes, or the megathrust earthquakes that could trigger tsunami events when occurred underneath the ocean.
In year 2005, there were 142 earthquakes recorded with magnitude of above 6.0 on Ritcher scale. And evidently, strong earthquake events were usually associated with the crossed alignments of aligned Solar System objects.
The stochastic analyses of a peculiar T-junction crossed alignment of Solar System objects with the epicenters also almost aligned in earthquake events, constitutes as the strong evidence that such earthquakes were driven by the precession effects on a gyrating Earth with the planetary arrangements.
From the UVS perspective, an intraplate earthquake, could be caused by a wobbling forced vortex of the mantle sphere with precession effect to propagate seismic waves that oscillates the Earth with specific resonant frequencies.
Watch video clips on "Liquid sound waves on a coffee can" that demonstrates how induced sound waves could physically form standing waves in a high viscosity medium, "Perpetual Ocean" that illustrates amazing satellite views for vortices manifested in Earth's ocean, and an interactive global wind map of the Earth with "EarthWindMap" that shows all sorts of currently manifested atmospheric vortices, the global map can also be set to ocean mode for viewing oceanic currents and manifested whirlpools.
These seismic waves strongly rumbling in the affected zones are known to be propagated spherically out from a hypocenter of an earthquake, and the vibration radiating from the hypocenter is dilated in a circular manner on the Earth's crust at its epicenter. The empirical observations of hypocenters at the epicenters of intraplate earthquake events, are strong evidence that suggest such earthquakes are triggered by the resonated forced vortices of the mantle sphere.
.UVS predicates that an intraplate earthquake is caused by seismic waves generated from a forced vortex of the mantle sphere with resonated torque-free precession.
From the UVS perspective, the dynamo effect manifested in the wobbling forced vortex of the mantle sphere, could generate a detectable magnetic field that emanates from its hypocenter, as well as renders electric discharges. And satellite vortices manifested in the liquid iron outer core of the Earth, could cause the magnetic declination of its magnetosphere.
See a Facebook page on "Extending Milankovitch Earthquakes and Eruptions" that studies the drivers for earthquakes and volcano eruptions with magnetism and orbital mechanics.
See the UVS topics on "Tidal bore" that illustrates with qualitative proof on the precession cycle of Sun, Earth, and Moon causes peaking for tidal bore events, "Dual-core crater" that illustrates on some peculiar pit craters could be vortically formed by manifested vortices of liquefied crust, "Cometary outburst" for some illustrations of how energetic barycenters and Lagrangian points could be manifested by celestial objects in the Solar System, and "Sunspot" that illustrates how sunspots could manifest by the arrangements of Solar System objects in their precession cycles.
~ With thanks to Graham Burnett (aka G_burnett of TOEQuest Forum) for his post #1059 that highlighted the Moon was very near to lunar perigee during the 9.0 earthquake in Japan.
From the UVS perspective, when a forced vortex of the mantle sphere underneath Earth's crust is formed as a result of focused torque-induced precession, manifested with the effects of a Solar System objects arrangement, such as a T-junction crossed alignment, its resonated torque-free precession inside the Earth, has significant geological effects.
Evidently, a strong torque-induced precession on Earth, caused by its Solar System alignment effect, could trigger a volcanic eruption with a manifested standing wave formed in the mantle sphere to pressurize the magma chamber underneath a volcanic vent.
The cognitive paradox that negates to render the misconception of volcano eruptions in general, could thus be meticulously resolved with its underlying structure and mechanism explicated.
On 21st May 1792 Unzen volcano erupted, this was cited as Japan's greatest volcano disaster. The Solar System arrangement for this volcano eruption event, was aligned Saturn-Earth-Jupiter-Neptune made T-junction crossed alignment with aligned Uranus-Earth , and crossed aligned with Sun-Moon-Earth.
UVS predicates that some volcano eruptions were triggered by strong torque-induce precession of the Solar System alignment effect.
Note: This UVS inductive resolution merely attempts to show the underlying structure and mechanism that could vortically and paradoxically drive earthquakes and volcano eruptions. Despite the suggested vortical motions rendered on lithosphere by the crossed alignments of aligned Solar Sytem objects, could be illustrated as the likely drivers for causing some significant earthquakes and volcano eruptions in the after events with their stochastic analyses, lacking the necessary geological information for the structures and their actual situations underneath the crust, it has thus been conceded that earthquakes and volcano eruptions could not be absolutely predicted with all certainties in such blinded studies. The uncertainties such as location and magnitude also apply to the observed regular monthly pattern of moonquakes, and these are irregardless of the driver for triggering the moonquakes, is always recurring periodically.
June 2007, revamped in Nov 2017.
Disclaimers: The treatise of Universal Vortical Singularity (UVS) in its epistemological paradigm shift, is fundamentally unconventional. Its hypotheses based on a generally unheard-of UVS model, bound to have shortcomings, such as loose ends, errors, and omissions errors. Many details and assumptions in its propositions have yet to be further researched, probed, evaluated, validated, or verified. Its implicit explanations are for casual understanding of the UVS topics presented in the UVS worldview, so if any term or statement is offensive in any manner or from whatsoever perspectives, is most regretted. Links to other sites do not imply endorsement of their contents; apply appropriate discretion whenever necessary. Remarks: Despite the shortcomings, it was intended to offer readers the drift of the UVS research methodology for its insights, and thereby the experts in their relevant fields could refine or improve on any of the UVS topics in the UVS worldview.
Viewing tips: Despite the presentations of the UVS web pages has went through much accommodation for their viewings on smart phones, they are not very friendly to smaller low resolution mobile devices. It is therefore recommended to access and view the UVS contents with a system device that at least has a larger high definition screen, such as a larger smart phones, an android tablet, or an iPad. For the best experiences, use a MS Windows based PC or computer system to browse with Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox that is Java enabled for its interactive applets. (Such as Java Applet of Moiré pattern, JPL Small-Body Database Browser, and Planet Finder.)
Copyright information: This UVS web site is for non-profit purposes and not for commercial use. Wherever possible, direct credits to the origins of the works or images were provided, be it on fair dealings, with explicit permission from their owners, or the materials were believed to be from the public domain.