Stress Map for Alaska from Earthquake Focal Mechanisms

  1. Jeffrey T. Freymueller,
  2. Peter J. Haeussler,
  3. Robert L. Wesson and
  4. Göran Ekström
  1. Natalia A. Ruppert

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/179GM20

Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska

Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska

How to Cite

Ruppert, N. A. (2008) Stress Map for Alaska from Earthquake Focal Mechanisms, in Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska (eds J. T. Freymueller, P. J. Haeussler, R. L. Wesson and G. Ekström), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/179GM20

Author Information

  1. Alaska Earthquake Information Center, Geophysical, Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904443

Online ISBN: 9781118666395

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Keywords:

  • Geology, Structural—Alaska;
  • Earthquake zones—Alaska;
  • Geodynamics—Alaska

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Previous Studies

  • Focal Mechanism Data

  • Stress Tensor Inversion Method

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions