Geodynamics of Azores-Tunisia by E. Buforn, J. Martín-dávila, A Udías (auth.), E. Buforn, J. PDF

By E. Buforn, J. Martín-dávila, A Udías (auth.), E. Buforn, J. Martín-Dávila, A. Udías (eds.)

ISBN-10: 3034878990

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ISBN-10: 3764370432

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The following 4 papers care for the seismicity and seismotectonic of the area. Carrilho et al. current the 1st result of GEOALGAR, a venture initiated in 2000 to observe the seismic job within the Algarve quarter (southern Portugal). during this paper result of the relocation of epicenters and resolution of fault airplane options are offered. the recent epicentral destinations convey a extra prepared spatial distribution which can point out a potential correlation with a few recognized tectonic positive aspects. Fault airplane suggestions are predominantly of strike-slip movement in line with a horizontal compression within the NW-SE to NNW-SSE course. The paper via Yelles-Chaouche et al. offers an in depth learn of the 22 December, 1999 earthquake at Ain Temouchent (northwest Algeria) of importance five. 7. The earthquake prompted severe harm within the city of Ain Teemouchent with 25 casualties and 25000 humans left homeless. depth map, floor gains and the focal mechanism, in accordance with wave shape research, are proven. The mechanism corresponds to opposite fault movement with planes awesome NNE-SSW as a result of horizontal compression within the NW-SE course. This corresponds to the overall mechanism chanced on for Algeria earthquakes. Buforn et al. current a research of the features of the plate boundary among Africa and Iberia, from west of Cape San Vicente to Algeria, utilizing seismicity and resource mechanism information. The area is split into 3 components which occur varied characteristics.

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