Punishing the Assad regime will sink the United States more deeply than ever into the epicenter of a widening regional conflict.
It seemed that I, a staunch feminist, had found myself in the epicenter of macho culture.
But the epicenter of that temblor was about 160 kilometers away; a new earthquake could strike much closer, Zhao said.
Since then, Kisangani has been the epicenter of nearly every rebellion in the Congo.
Only one thing is for certain – Japan has become the epicenter of the still unveiling Bitcoin mystery.
It is the epicenter now of the global struggle against al Qaeda and its allies like Lashkar-e-Taiba and the Taliban.
Detectives quickly set their sights on his father who lived in the epicenter of the killings.
The location of an earthquake is commonly described by the geographic position of its epicenter and by its focal depth.
The ground motion near the epicenter was so violent that the tops of some trees were snapped off.
The Santa Cruz mountains suffered little damage from the seismic waves, even though they were close to the epicenter.
The point on the Earth's surface that is directly above the focus (the point of origin) of an earthquake. The epicenter is usually the location where the greatest damage associated with an earthquake occurs. See Note at earthquake.