An Overview of the Global Variability in Radiated Energy and Apparent Stress

  1. Rachel Abercrombie,
  2. Art McGarr,
  3. Giulio Di Toro and
  4. Hiroo Kanamori
  1. George L. Choy1,
  2. Art McGarr2,
  3. Stephen H. Kirby2 and
  4. John Boatwright2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/170GM06

Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

How to Cite

Choy, G. L., McGarr, A., Kirby, S. H. and Boatwright, J. (2006) An Overview of the Global Variability in Radiated Energy and Apparent Stress, in Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting (eds R. Abercrombie, A. McGarr, G. Di Toro and H. Kanamori), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/170GM06

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey Denver, Colorado, USA

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey Menlo Park, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904351

Online ISBN: 9781118666272

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Keywords:

  • Seismic waves;
  • Energy dissipation;
  • Faults (Geology);
  • Seismology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Data

  • Me: The Energy Magnitude

  • ER-M0 and Tectonic Setting

  • τa Vs. Depth Plots and Tectonic Setting

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions