The European Database of Seismogenic Faults

General information
Region Central Europe
Code ATCS011
Name Eastern Periadriatic
Compiler(s) Garcia Moreno D.(1)
Contributor(s) Garcia Moreno D.(1), Decker K.(2), Camelbeeck T.(1)
Created 28/05/2010
Updated 28/05/2010

Parametric information
Parameter Qual. Evidence
Min Depth (km) 0 EJ Assumed from regional geological data.
Max Depth (km) 19 EJ Inferred from regional structural geology and geodynamic setting.
Strike (deg) 270 - 300 LD Based on tectonic and geological data (e.g. Reinecker & Lenhardt, 1999)
Dip (deg) 70 - 90 EJ Assumed from regional structural data (Reinecker & Lenhardt, 1999))
Rake (deg) 130 - 170 EJ Inferred from regional structural conditions and geodynamic settings
Slip Rate (mm/y) 0.5 - 1 EJ Assumed from GPS data (Caporali et al., 2009; Vrabec et al., 2006)
Max Magnitude (Mw) 7 EJ Unknown, assumed from regional seismological data.
Q-keys: LD = Literature Data; OD = Original Data; ER = Empirical Relationship; AR = Analytical Relationship; EJ = Expert Judgement

1) Royal Observatory of Belgium; Seismology; 3 Avenue Circulaire, 1180 (Uccle), Brussels. Belgium
2) Center for Earth Sciences; Departament for Geodynamics and Sedimentology; UZA II - Universitätszentrum Althanstrasse. Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria