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Seismicity and seismotectonic study of the Kermit seismic zone, Texas

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Published by The Survey in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- Texas,
  • Seismology -- Texas -- Observations,
  • Seismology -- Research -- Texas

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby G.R. Keller ... [et al.] ; United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey
    SeriesOpen-file report -- 81-37, Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 81-37
    ContributionsKeller, G. Randy 1946-, Geological Survey (U.S.). Office of Earthquake Studies
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 383 p. :
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14216958M

    This book represents a significant contribution to the area of earthquake data processing and to the development of region-specific magnitude correlations to create an up-to-date homogeneous earthquake catalogue that is uniform in magnitude scale. The book discusses seismicity analysis and estimation of seismicity parameters of a region at both finer and broader levels using different. Seismic Design Categories. The NEHRP Recommended Seismic Provisions. recognizes that, independent of the quality of their design and construction, not all buildings pose the same seis-mic risk. Factors that affect a structure’s seismic risk include: • The intensity of ground shaking and other earthquake effects the structureFile Size: 1MB.

    Seismic energy is defined as the area under the curve of the velocity spectrum of a triaxial waveform. The seismic moment is a quantity to measure the strength of a seismic event by considering the double couple, shear dislocation source model parameters. The concept behind the Energy-Moment relation is for an event with larger seismic moment. B.F. Howell Jr., in International Geophysics, Bock, Günter (–) German geophysicist who died prematurely in a plane crash on Nov. 6, He listed his seismological interests as (1) development of models on reservoir-induced seismicity, (2) investigation of the effect of subducting lithosphere on travel times of body waves, (3) study of the Earth's mantle using body waves and.

    TexasEQ Reference List. Abe, K., , Magnitudes of large shallow earthquakes from to , Phys. Earth , 27, Aguilera, J. G., , The. Development of a seismotectonic map for India Seismic source models Summary. 3 Deterministic seismic hazard assessment Introduction Methodology Estimation of hazard for Indian subcontinent Discussions. 4 Seismicity analysis and characterization of source zones Introduction Seismicity analysis.


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A Seismicity and seismotectonic study of the Kermit seismic zone, Texas Open-File Report By: Gordon R. Keller, A.M.

Rogers, and R.J. Texas book. This work presents and summarizes all data that were collected during the operation of a station seismograph network in the vicinity of Kermit, Texas, during the period December to September The results of this study have several implications relating to the seismic hazard at the Waste.

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Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Two distinct areas of seismic activity were delineated during the course of the earthquake monitoring and were named the Kermit seismic zone because of their proximity to the town of Kermit, Texas.

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