Stress map of the Mediterranean and Central Europe 2016

Heidbach, Oliver; Custodio, Custodio; Kingdon, Andrew; Mariucci, Maria Theresa; Montone, Paola; Müller, Birgit; Pierdominici, Simona; Rajabi, Mojtaba; Reinecker, John; Reiter, Karsten; Tingay, Mark; Williams, John; Ziegler, Moritz . 2016 Stress map of the Mediterranean and Central Europe 2016. World Stress Map. Potsdam, Germany, GFZ Data Services.

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The Stress Map of the Mediterranean and Central Europe 2016 displays 5011 A-C quality stress data records of the upper 40 km of the Earth’s crust from the WSM database release 2016 (Heidbach et al, 2016, Focal mechanism solutions determined as being potentially unreliable (labelled as Possible Plate Boundary Events in the database) are not displayed. Further detailed information on the WSM quality ranking scheme, guidelines for the various stress indicators, and software for stress map generation and the stress pattern analysis is available at

Item Type: Publication - Map
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Scale: 1:2000000
Geographical Extent: Europe
NORA Subject Terms: Earth Sciences
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Date made live: 17 Jan 2017 11:37 +0 (UTC)

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