Earthquakes in the Koyna Region and Common Features of the Reservoir-Associated Seismicity

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Harsh K. Gupta,
  2. B. K. Rastogi and
  3. Hari Narain

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0455

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Gupta, H. K., Rastogi, B. K. and Narain, H. (1973) Earthquakes in the Koyna Region and Common Features of the Reservoir-Associated Seismicity, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0455

Author Information

  1. National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Earthquakes;
  • Foreshock-aftershock patterns;
  • Frequency and magnitude relations;
  • Geology, faulting, and subsidence;
  • Koyna region;
  • Reservoir-associated seismicity;
  • Seismicity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Initiation and Localization of the Seismic Activity

  • Frequency of Earthquakes in Relation to Water Level or Injection

  • Values in the Frequency and Magnitude Relations

  • Magnitude Ratio of the Largest Aftershock to the Main Shock

  • Foreshock-Aftershock Patterns

  • Time Distribution of Aftershocks

  • Geology, Faulting, and Subsidence

  • Concluding Remarks