Faulting Processes and Earthquake Source Parameters at Mount Etna: State of the art and Perspectives

  1. Alessandro Bonaccorso,
  2. Sonia Calvari,
  3. M. Coltelli,
  4. C. Del Negro and
  5. S. Falsaperla
  1. Domenico Patanè1 and
  2. Elisabetta Giampiccolo2

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/143GM11

Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory

Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory

How to Cite

Patanè, D. and Giampiccolo, E. (2004) Faulting Processes and Earthquake Source Parameters at Mount Etna: State of the art and Perspectives, in Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory (eds A. Bonaccorso, S. Calvari, M. Coltelli, C. Del Negro and S. Falsaperla), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/143GM11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Sezione di Catania, Pizza Roma, 2, Catania

  2. 2

    Dipartimento di Scienze Geologiche, Università di Catania, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904085

Online ISBN: 9781118665794

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Keywords:

  • Etna, Mount (Italy);
  • Volcanism—Italy—Sicily

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Features

  • An Overview of Seismic Instruments and Data Quality at MT. ETNA

  • Tectonics and Faults At MT. ETNA

  • Faulting Mechanisms from Fault Plane Solutions

  • Attenuation Effects and Site Response in Source Parameters Investigation

  • Faulting Processes and Source Parameters at MT. ETNA by Frequency and Time Domain Analysis

  • Discussion and Conclusions