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Estado de deformación y esfuerzos en el territorio Colombiano

Author
Vargas, C.; Pujades, L.G.; Arantza, U.; Canas, J.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales
Date of publication
2002-09
Volume
XXVI
Number
100
First page
373
Last page
391
URL
http://www.accefyn.org.co/revista/Vol_26/100/373-391.pdf Open in new window
Abstract
Application of satellital geodesy in campaigns CASA of 1991, 1994 and 1996, and stress inversion analysis of 96 focal mechanism s for period 1976-2000 obtained in Harvard University (Mw>5), allowed establishment of a compressive tendency in the west-east sense of the Panama­ Costa Rica Block (BPC), that hit the North Andes Block (BNA). Nevertheless, some seismic evidences would allow to confirm the existence of the proposed Chocó Block (BC), with western limit already Darién Range , and easte...
Group of research
GIES - Geophysics and Earthquake Engineering

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