Characteristics of Multiple Ruptures During Large Deep-Focus Earthquakes

  1. Gray E. Bebout,
  2. David W. Scholl,
  3. Stephen H. Kirby and
  4. John P. Platt
  1. Wang-Ping Chen1,
  2. Li-Ru Wu1 and
  3. Mary Ann Glennon2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM096p0357

Subduction Top to Bottom

Subduction Top to Bottom

How to Cite

Chen, W.-P., Wu, L.-R. and Glennon, M. A. (1996) Characteristics of Multiple Ruptures During Large Deep-Focus Earthquakes, in Subduction Top to Bottom (eds G. E. Bebout, D. W. Scholl, S. H. Kirby and J. P. Platt), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM096p0357

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

  2. 2

    Energy and Environmental Systems Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900780

Online ISBN: 9781118664575

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Keywords:

  • Subduction zones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background and Data Analysis

  • Multiple Ruptures

  • Implications on Seismogenesis

  • Conclusions