The European Database of Seismogenic Faults

General information
Region Aegean
Code GRCS831
Name Aghios Efstratios
Compiler(s) Sboras S.P.(1)
Contributor(s) Pavlides S.(2)
Created 06/07/2010
Updated 06/07/2010

Parametric information
Parameter Qual. Evidence
Min Depth (km) 0 LD geomorphic records (several authors)
Max Depth (km) 15 LD inferred from aftershock distribution (North, 1977)
Strike (deg) 205 - 230 LD field observations and focal mechanisms (various authors)
Dip (deg) 70 - 90 LD focal mechanisms (several authors)
Rake (deg) 173 - 183 LD based on field observations and focal mechanisms (several authors)
Slip Rate (mm/y) 0.8 - 1.6 AR calculated from geodetic strain rate fields (various authors)
Max Magnitude (Mw) 7.2 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