Definition of active Fault

Definition of  active Fault

*Bonilla, M. G., 1970, Surface faulting and related effects, in Weigel, R. L. , ed.,
Earthquake Engineering: Englewood Cliffs, ... Recency of faulting; A widely
applicable criterion for assessing the activity of faults: World Conference on
Earthquake ...

Author: David B. Slemmons

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ISBN: UOM:39015086528703

Category: Faults (Geology)

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First Comprehensive Symposium on the Practical Application of Earth Resources Survey Data Special session presentations Plenary

First Comprehensive Symposium on the Practical Application of Earth Resources Survey Data  Special session presentations  Plenary

In earthquake - prone southern NASA Earth Resources Survey Symposium .
These California , active faults are recognizable on the trends are as follows .
high - resolution S190B photography of Skylab ( G - 13 , vol . I - B ) . Figure 1 is a
 ...

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ISBN: OSU:32435052864659

Category: Natural resources

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Proceedings of the Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

Proceedings of the Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

19-24 July 1992, Madrid, Spain World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (
10, 1992, Madrid) ... ISBN 90 54100605 Liquefaction zones predicted by the type
of stresses induced by the ends of fault segments Luis E . Vallejo Department of
Civil ... stresses influence the have found using LEFM theory that when strike
location of liquefaction near active faults . slip fault segments are mobilized by a
tecto ...

Author: World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (10, 1992, Madrid)

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 905410063X

Category: Buildings

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Embankment Dams

Embankment Dams

The San Andreas Fault in California is a classic and probably the most intensely
studied example . Geological ... In fact , many of the main known active faults in
the world have only been called to the attention of the profession in the last 10 ...

Author: James L. Sherard

Publisher: Amer Society of Civil Engineers

ISBN: UOM:39015023868931

Category: Technology & Engineering

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Energy Research Abstracts

Energy Research Abstracts

other subduction zones of the world . Ongoing studies are trying to determine if
this region has had large earthquakes in the geologic past . The recent discovery
of the active geomorphic features along the Meers Fault in Oklahoma has ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015023862306

Category: Power resources

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Geological Society of America Bulletin

Geological Society of America Bulletin

25 km The close relationship between active faults and major shallow
earthquakes seems to be well accepted by ... close association between faults
and earthquakes may be that there is probably no country in the world where
active faults are ...

Author: Geological Society of America

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ISBN: UOM:39015042667264

Category: Geology

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Current Research in Earthquake Prediction Vol I

Current Research in Earthquake Prediction Vol I

Rupture of the earth's crust is , of course , an irreversible phenomenon , so that
no recurrence of earthquake in an exactly ... In the case of the San Andreas fault ,
which is one of the best - known active faults in the world , it is known that some ...

Author: Tsuneji Rikitake

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: UCSD:31822010331734

Category: Science

Page: 384

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Jaarverslag

Jaarverslag

Objectives : The aim of the general project is to identify the major active faults in
the World and map them at global and continental scales . An additional
objective of the Department is to stimulate and contribute in neotectonic studies
in that ...

Author: Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale. Département de géologie et de minéralogie

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ISBN: MINN:31951P00835724A

Category: Geology

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Annali di geofisica

Annali di geofisica

Active faults and related Late Quaternary deformation along the Northwestern
Himalayan Frontal Zone , India Javed N. ... is of prime importance in the
Himalayan region , one of the most seismically active intercontinental regions of
the world .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105115015559

Category: Geophysics

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The New Zealand Official Year book

The New Zealand Official Year book

In New Zealand , tremors of this kind are experienced in the zone of active
volcanism that extends from Mount Ruapehu to White Island . In some places
geological faulting at the surface gives visible evidence that a major earth
movement has ...

Author: New Zealand. Department of Statistics

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ISBN: UCAL:B3280071

Category: New Zealand

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Bulletin

Bulletin

In some places geological faulting at the surface gives visible evidence that a
major earth movement has occurred . ... from Milford Sound to Lake Rotoiti and is
classed by geologists as one of the largest and most active faults in the world .

Author: Seismological Observatory (N.Z.)

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ISBN: UOM:39015048445137

Category: Seismology

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Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications

Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications

To identify traces of seismic impulses in strike - slip faults along most active faults
is found to be very difficult . ... to use indirect methods to discover zones and
areas of high concentrations of tectonic strain in vast volumes of the Earth's crust .

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ISBN: WISC:89085704823

Category: Artificial satellites in remote sensing

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Journal of Earthquake Prediction Research

Journal of Earthquake Prediction Research

The parameters are presented of the database for active faults of Eurasia that has
been developed during implementation of the II –2 Project “ World map of major
active faults ” of the International Lithosphere Program and applied in the ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105111737362

Category: Earthquake prediction

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Crack Propagation in Earth Embankment Subjected to Fault Movement

Crack Propagation in Earth Embankment Subjected to Fault Movement

The dam is crossed by a ' major ' active fault with the likelihood of 3 m or more of
movement during the lifetime of the reservoir . It was designed and constructed in
the last few years by experienced engineers , with the approval of the California ...

Author: Joonik Sohn

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ISBN: UCAL:X32716

Category: Dam failures

Page: 610

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The Response of Earth Structures to Surface Fault Rupture

The Response of Earth Structures to Surface Fault Rupture

Geological and seismological evidence have helped identify major active faults
in regions of high seismicity of the world . Notable examples of active strike - slip
faults are : the San Andreas ( about 1000 km long , extending from Salton Sea to
 ...

Author: Carlos Alberto Lazarte

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ISBN: UCAL:C3400631

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Newsletter

Newsletter

to The first proposal discussed was Application of Space Geodesy Global
Seismic Hazards . This was ... The second proposal , The World Map of Active
Faults , was first presented by V. G. Trifonov to WG - 1 in August , 1987 in
Vancouver .

Author: International Lithosphere Program

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ISBN: UCAL:B4303535

Category: Earth (Planet)

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Proceedings of the 8th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering Special structures and critical facilities v 8 Post conference volume

Proceedings of the 8th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering  Special structures and critical facilities   v 8 Post conference volume

REGULATING POTENTIAL SURFACE - FAULT - RUPTURE AREAS Many active
fault zones underlie the Los Angeles region . The traces of these faults are likely
to be the sites of significant displacement during major earthquakes . It is difficult
 ...

Author: Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

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ISBN: 0132464225

Category: Buildings

Page: 976

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Each of the Volumes for the 1984 Conference Deals with One or More Topics Related to Earthquake Engineering.
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Active Fault Mapping and Evaluation Program

Active Fault Mapping and Evaluation Program

Geologic map - - shows distribution of geologic units ( if more than one ) , faults
and other structures , geomorphic features ... Recency of faulting ; A widely
applicable criterion for assessing the activity of faults : World conference on
Earthquake ...

Author: California. Division of Mines and Geology

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105031695039

Category: Buildings

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Earth sciences

Earth sciences

These active fault structures represent a significant seismic hazard to a large
urban population , yet little is understood about these active tectonic structures or
about the hazard associated with these blind faults , because little has been done
 ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015047529576

Category: Earthquake engineering

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