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0 (1017-1018) ,erg/sq. ) ( GUTENBERG, RICHTER ) (erg/sq. 5• QUADRANGLE CENTER OF THE CUMULATIVE RELEASE OF ENERGY ( RESULTANT CENTER FOR UNEaUALLY WEIGHTED EPICENTER COORDINATES). 6. 1 5 ) 1 6 >18 17 ( 1 0 - 10 ) >10 THE AREA TO WHICH THE CENTER 1 8 C IS REFERRED. Energy release map ( E , log E ) s s 29 SEISMICITY -suming a h o m o g e n e o u s s e i s m i c r e g i m e o v e r t h e e n ­ t i r e r e g i o n s ( b ) and ( c ) , and t a k i n g t h a t the l a r g e s t c r e d i b l e m a g n i t u d e f o r a p e r i o d o f 500 y e a r s i s J_ ( c o n f i r m e d by h i s t o r i c a l evidence) we h a v e o b t a i n e d d e s i g n m a g n i t u d e s o f 6 .

S e i s m i c r i s k and e n g i n e e r i n g d e c i s i o n s . Else­ v i e r , Amsterdam, 1 9 7 6 . 1 8 . MC KENZIE D. A c t i v e t e c t o n i c s of the Medi­ terranean. , 1972, 30, 109185. 1 9 . NOWROOZI A . A . Seismo-tectonics of the Per­ s i a n p l a t e a u , E a s t e r n T u r k e y , C a u c a s u s , and H i n du-Kush r e g i o n . Bui 1 . S e i s m . S o c . A m . , 1 9 7 1 , 6 1 , 317-341. 2 0 . NOWROOZI A . A . Focal mechanism o f e a r t h q u a ­ kes in P e r s i a , T u r k e y , West P a k i s t a n and A f g h a ­ n i s t a n , and p l a t e t e c t o n i c s o f t h e M i d d l e E a s t .

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