The European Database of Seismogenic Faults

General information
Region Aegean
Code GRCS250
Name Anthemountas
Compiler(s) Sboras S.P.(1)
Contributor(s) Zervopoulou A.(2), Valkaniotis S.(2), Pavlides S.(2), Caputo R.(1)
Created 08/04/2010
Updated 08/04/2010

Parametric information
Parameter Qual. Evidence
Min Depth (km) 0 LD geomorphic records (various authors)
Max Depth (km) 20 EJ inferred from microseismic spatial distribution (Paradisopoulou et al., 2004; 20
Strike (deg) 265 - 295 LD various geological/morphotectonic maps
Dip (deg) 30 - 87 EJ inferred from microseismic spatial distribution and field measurements (various
Rake (deg) 260 - 290 LD kinematic indicators (Mountrakis et al., 2006) and local stress regime
Slip Rate (mm/y) 0.1 - 0.5 AR calculated from geodetic strain rate fields (various authors)
Max Magnitude (Mw) 7 ER calculated from the empirical relationships of Wells and Coppersmith (1994)
Q-keys: LD = Literature Data; OD = Original Data; ER = Empirical Relationship; AR = Analytical Relationship; EJ = Expert Judgement

1) UniversitÓ di Ferrara; Dipartimento di Fisica e Scienze della Terra; Via Saragat 1, 44122 Ferrara, Italy
2) Aristotle University of Thessaloniki; Geology; 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece