The seismogenic zone of subduction thrust faults / edited by Timothy H. Dixon and J. Casey Moore.

Subduction zones, one of the three types of plate boundaries, return Earth's surface to its deep interior. Because subduction zones are gently inclined at shallow depths and depress Earth's temperature gradient, they have the largest seismogenic area of any plate boundary. Consequently, su...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Dixon, Timothy H., (Editor), Moore, J. Casey, 1945- (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2007]
Series:MARGINS theoretical and experimental earth science series.
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