Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2122/1796
AuthorsAmbraseys, N. N.* 
Melville, C. P.* 
TitleHistorical evidence of faulting in Eastern Anatolia and Northern Syria
Issue DateSep-1995
Series/Report no.38/3_4
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/2122/1796
KeywordsEarthquake
faulting
Anatolia
Syria
historical data
Subject Classification04. Solid Earth::04.06. Seismology::04.06.01. Earthquake faults: properties and evolution 
AbstractHistorical data show that like the North Anatolian fault zone, which was delineated by a series of earthquakes during this century from east to west, so was the conjugate Eastern Anatolian fault zone delineated from the northeast to the southwest by a succession of large earthquakes in earlier times, with a major event at its junction with the Dead Sea fault system. This event was associated with surface faulting and occurred in a region seismically quiescent for nearly two centuries.
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