The European Database of Seismogenic Faults

General information
Region Aegean
Code GRCS040
Name Omolio
Compiler(s) Caputo R.(1), Sboras S.P.(1)
Contributor(s) Pavlides S.(2)
Created 12/08/2011
Updated 12/08/2011

Parametric information
Parameter Qual. Evidence
Min Depth (km) 0 LD geological/morphotectonic maps (Caputo, 1990)
Max Depth (km) 14 EJ inferred from seismogenic layer thickness of nearby areas
Strike (deg) 280 - 310 LD geological/morphotectonic maps (Caputo, 1990)
Dip (deg) 40 - 70 EJ inferred from geological considerations
Rake (deg) 260 - 280 EJ inferred from regional stress field pattern
Slip Rate (mm/y) 0.4 - 0.9 AR calculated from geodetic strain rate fields (various authors)
Max Magnitude (Mw) 6.5 EJ fault geometry & relationships of Wells & Coppers
Q-keys: LD = Literature Data; OD = Original Data; ER = Empirical Relationship; AR = Analytical Relationship; EJ = Expert Judgement


Affiliations
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