The European Database of Seismogenic Faults

General information
Region Aegean
Code GRCS835
Name Skyros offshore
Compiler(s) Sboras S.P.(1), Caputo R.(1)
Contributor(s) Pavlides S.(2)
Created 23/06/2009
Updated 23/06/2009

Parametric information
Parameter Qual. Evidence
Min Depth (km) 0 LD
Max Depth (km) 30 EJ aftershock spatial distribution
Strike (deg) 120 - 145 LD aftershock spatial distribution and focal mechanisms
Dip (deg) 75 - 90 LD aftershock spatial distribution and focal mechanisms
Rake (deg) 350 - 20 LD focal mechanisms
Slip Rate (mm/y) 1 - 1.5 AR calculated from geodetic strain rate fields (various authors)
Max Magnitude (Mw) 6.9 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