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Investigation of the earth's crustal structure using earthquake and deep seismic sounding data obtained for the Carpathians

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The joint analysis performed for the Carpathian region from seismological data (three-dimensional fields of velocities, areas of concentration of earthquake foci in the Vrancea focal zone) and interpretation of DSS data and those of other geophysical fields have permitted to obtain new evidence for the earth's crust and mantle structure in this region.

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Kondorskaya, N.V., Slavina, L.B., Pivovarova, N.B. et al. Investigation of the earth's crustal structure using earthquake and deep seismic sounding data obtained for the Carpathians. PAGEOPH 119, 1157–1166 (1981). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00876694

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  • Carpathians
  • Three-dimensional seismic modelling