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Adams, J.,Canadian crustal stress database — a compilation to Geological Survey of Canada Open File Reportpp. CrossRef Google Scholar Adams, J.,Postglacial faulting in eastern Canada: nature, origin and seismic hazard implications: Tectonophysics, in by: At postglacial rebound time scales, the intraplate continental lithosphere typically behaves as an elastic solid.
However, under exceptional conditions, the effective viscosity of the lower crust and lithospheric mantle may be as low as ∼10 20 Pa s, leading to ductile behavior at postglacial rebound time scales.
We studied the effects of a lithospheric ductile zone on postglacial. crustal stress data base (all data types) [Adams, ], Fennoscandian Rock Stress Database (overcoring and hy- drofracture measurements) [Stephansson et al., ], Har. As in most continental intraplate regions, stress orientations in central and eastern North America are broadly homogeneous and consistent over – km spatial scales (e.g., Zoback and Zoback,; Zoback, a).East of the Cordillera deformation front, the main characteristic of the tectonic stress field is a NE-SW axis of maximum horizontal compressive Cited by: World Stress Map Database as a Resource for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering Article in Geotechnical and Geological Engineering 30(3) June.
The unusual present-day crustal stress pattern of the Australian continent has been the subject of scientific debate for over 25 years. The orientation of maximum horizontal present-day stress (S Hmax) in continental Australia is unlike all other major tectonic plates in that the stress pattern shows regional variability and it is not oriented sub-parallel to the direction of absolute plate Cited by: Choukroune P, Bouhallier H, Arndt NT () Soft lithosphere during periods of Archaean crustal growth or crustal reworking.
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Swiss Journal of Geosciences,– Cambridge Core - Solid Earth Geophysics - Active Faults of the World - by Robert YeatsCited by: The first continental-scale compilation, of North America (Hinze et al. ), was completed in preliminary form as part of the Decade of North American Geology, and released by the Committee for the Magnetic Anomaly Map of North America in The goal of the present study is to extract non-thermal signal from seismic tomography models in order to distinguish compositional variations in the continental lithosphere and to examine if geochemical and petrologic constraints on global-scale compositional variations in the mantle are consistent with modern geophysical by: For many years, the two subjects of (1) postglacial rebound and its potential for generating earthquakes and (2) the seismicity of passive continental ml!rgins have been of interest and concern to earth scientists on both sides of the North Atlantic.
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INTRODUCTION Earthquake-related displacements of topography and subsequent surface process responses have meters of magnitude typically and occur across fault zones 10s to s of meters wide and as much as s of km long.
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The controversial book, written by researcher Maxwell C Hill with additional information from Dargaville shipwreck explorer Noel Hilliam, Gary Cook and John Aldworth, looks at what they say is evidence that Greeks, Spanish and Egyptians travelled to New Zealand before Maori.
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