Articles | Volume 382
Proc. IAHS, 382, 297–301, 2020
Proc. IAHS, 382, 297–301, 2020

Pre-conference publication 22 Apr 2020

Pre-conference publication | 22 Apr 2020

Identification of the ground movements caused by mining-induced seismicity with the satellite interferometry

Ryszard Hejmanowski et al.

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The presented research aimed to analyse the ground movements caused by mining-induced seismicity. The ground displacements were established based on data from Sentinel 1 satellites applying differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar (DInSAR). The results of the investigation revealed that the observed subsidence usually has the shape of a regular ellipse. Furthermore, the deformations of the surface occur when the energy of mining-induced tremor reaches values of the order of 105 J.