A large earthquake of magnitude Mw=6.3 occurred on 15 July 2008 at 03:26 (GMT) in Dodecanese Island near the Rodos island which is situated at Dodecanese, south-eastern Aegean sea. The focal mechanism solution revealed strike slip type faulting.

Rodos Earthquake



Date Time Latitude(o)  Longitude(o)  Depth(km) Mw Source
14-07-2008 03:26:32.481 35.9229 N 27.8571 E 56.0 6.3 ATHU


       
Teleseismic Modeling Regional Modeling

Source Papameters Determination
Teleseismic Body Wave Modeling (30 < <90)


 

Regional Modeling


 

The regional model calculated by Agalos A. email: aagalos@geol.uoa.gr
The teleseismic modeling by Moshou A. email: amoshou@geol.uoa.gr

References:

Agalos A., Papadimitriou P. and Makropoulos K.,2007. Source Parameters Estimation from
Broadband Regional Seismograms for Earthquakes in the Aegean Region and the Gorda Plate.
Proceedings of the 11th International Congress Athens, May 2007

Agalos A., Papadimitriou P., Makropoulos K., 2008. Rupture Histories of Strong Earthquakes. 31st General
Assembly of the European Seismological Commission, held at the Creta Maris
Conference Center, Hersonissos, Crete Greece, Book of Short papers, p 9-16.

Bouchon Michel, 1981. A simple method to calculate Green s functions for elastic layered media.
BSSA, 71, 4, 959-971.

Moshou A., Papadimitriou P. and Makropoulos K.,2007. Teleseismic Body Wave Inversion.
Proceedings of the 11th International Congress Athens, May 2007

Moshou A., Papadimitriou P., Makropoulos K., 2008. Waveform Inversion using Teleseismic and
Regional Data for Earthquakes that Occurred in Greece. 31st General Assembly of the European
Seismological Commission, held at the Creta Maris Conference Center, Hersonissos, Crete Greece,
Book of abstracts, p 95.