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Author Michal, Kováč ♦ Jozef, Hók ♦ Robert, Kysel ♦ Jozef, Kristek ♦ Martin, Šujan ♦ Peter, Moczo ♦ Miriam, Kristeková
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Content type Text
Publisher Sciendo
File Format HTM / HTML
Date Created 2016-07-31
Copyright Year ©2016
Language English
Subject Domain (in LCC) QE1-996.5
Subject Keyword Seismic hazard ♦ Western Carpathians ♦ Seismotectonic model ♦ Science ♦ Geology ♦ Slovakia
Abstract We present a new seismic source zone model for the seismic hazard assessment of Slovakia based on a new seismotectonic model of the territory of Slovakia and adjacent areas. The seismotectonic model has been developed using a new Slovak earthquake catalogue (SLOVEC 2011), successive division of the large-scale geological structures into tectonic regions, seismogeological domains and seismogenic structures. The main criteria for definitions of regions, domains and structures are the age of the last tectonic consolidation of geological structures, thickness of lithosphere, thickness of crust, geothermal conditions, current tectonic regime and seismic activity. The seismic source zones are presented on a 1:1,000,000 scale map.
ISSN 13368052
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2016-06-01
e-ISSN 13368052
Journal Geologica Carpathica
Volume Number 67
Issue Number 3
Page Count 16
Starting Page 275
Ending Page 290

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