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Mira Persaud ; Francisco Ramón Zúñiga ; Gerardo de Jesús Aguirre-Díaz ; Pilar Villamor ; Pierre Lacan ;Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas 2013, 30 (3)

Author: Robert Max Langridge

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Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas ISSN: 1026-8774 rmcg@geociencias.unam.mx Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México México Max Langridge, Robert; Persaud, Mira; Ramón Zúñiga, Francisco; de Jesús Aguirre-Díaz, Gerardo; Villamor, Pilar; Lacan, Pierre Preliminary paleoseismic results from the Pastores fault and its role in the seismic hazard of the Acambay graben, Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, Mexico Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas, vol.
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463-481 Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Querétaro, México Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=57228967001 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas, v.
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463-481 Preliminary results from the Pastores fault, Mexico 463 Preliminary paleoseismic results from the Pastores fault and its role in the seismic hazard of the Acambay graben, Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, Mexico Robert Max Langridge1,*, Mira Persaud2,3, Francisco Ramón Zúñiga2, Gerardo de Jesús Aguirre-Díaz2, Pilar Villamor1, and Pierre Lacan2 GNS Science, PO Box 30-368, Lower Hutt 5010, New Zealand. Centro de Geociencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Blvd.
Juriquilla 3001, Querétaro, México. 3 OMV Exploration & Production GmbH, Trabrennstrasse 6-8, 1020, Vienna, Austria. * r.langridge@gns.cri.nz 1 2 ABSTRACT Shallow, crustal normal faulting earthquakes represent a significant seismic risk to the local towns and regional cities of central Mexico.
Within the Acambay graben, the Pastores fault is a ca.
33 km long active, east-west striking, north-dipping normal fault.
Two paleoseismic trenches were excavated at the Manto del Río site to estimate preliminary active fa...





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