To learn about the crustal stress that causes large earthquakes

Author(s): Lin, Weiren
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research, Japan
Volume Title: Chikyu Hakken
Source: Chikyu Hakken, Vol.9, p.11. Publisher: Center for Deep Earth Exploration, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Yokohama, Japan. ISSN: 1880-0858
Note: In English; illus.
Year of Publication: 2010
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 19 Geophysics, Seismology; Causes; Crust; Current research; Earthquakes; Faults; IODP Site C0002; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; NanTroSEIZE; Nankai Trough; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Pacific Ocean; Plate tectonics; Programs; Strain; Stress; Subduction zones; West Pacific
Coordinates: N331800 N331800 E1363800 E1363800
Record ID: 2011074645
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