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Neotectónica del borde oriental de la cuenca de Madrid
Neotectonics of the eastern border of the Madrid basin

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Giner Robles, J.L. and Vicente Muñoz, Gerardo de and González Casado, J.M. (1994) Neotectónica del borde oriental de la cuenca de Madrid. Cuadernos do Laboratorio Xeolóxico de Laxe, 19 . pp. 191-202. ISSN 0213-4497

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An analysis of the neotectonic activity and the current stress state of the eastern border of Madrid Basin has been carried ont using structural-methods (fault population analysis), as well as seismological methods. Two stress tensors have been established: - Tensor 1: with a N1500E shortening trend, characterized mainly by strikeslip faults. This tensor corresponds to the «Guadarrama» stress field (Capote et al., 1990), wihch causes the Central System structure; dated middle Aragonian -lower Pleistocene in the eastern border ofMadrid Basin (Muñoz Martín, 1993). - Tensor 2: dated post-lower Pleistocene, with a N150° E extension trend, characterized basically by normal faults. Actual stress tensor deduced focal mechanisms by the seismological method is compatible with the paleostress field deduced for the middle-lower Pleistocene (tensor 2).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Notectónica; Análisis poblacional de fallas; Sismotectónica; Mecanismo focal; Cuenca de Madrid
Palabras clave (otros idiomas):Neotectonics, Fault population analysis, Seismotectonics, Focal mechanism, Madrid Basin
Subjects:Sciences > Geology > Geodynamics
ID Code:35729
Deposited On:15 Feb 2016 13:04
Last Modified:15 Feb 2016 13:04

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