The European Database of Seismogenic Faults

General information
Region Central Mediterranean
Code FRCS001
Name Brianconnais
Compiler(s) Burrato P.(1), Mariano S.(1)
Contributor(s) Burrato P.(1), Mariano S.(1)
Created 03/08/2006
Updated 24/09/2007

Parametric information
Parameter Qual. Evidence
Min Depth (km) 5 LD Based on seismological data from Delacou et al. (2004).
Max Depth (km) 20 LD Based on seismological data from Delacou et al. (2004).
Strike (deg) 315 - 10 OD Based on regional geological data.
Dip (deg) 60 - 70 EJ Inferred from regional geological data.
Rake (deg) 250 - 290 LD Based on regional geological and seismological data from Delacou et al. (2004).
Slip Rate (mm/y) 0.1 - 1 EJ Unknown, values assumed from geodynamic constraints.
Max Magnitude (Mw) 5.5 LD ssigned on the basis of conservative criteria.
Q-keys: LD = Literature Data; OD = Original Data; ER = Empirical Relationship; AR = Analytical Relationship; EJ = Expert Judgement

1) Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia; Sismologia e Tettonofisica; Via di Vigna Murata, 605, I-00143 Roma, Italy