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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 27 September 2021
DOI: 10.1130/2021.1217(05)
EISBN: 9780813782171
... ABSTRACT Two construction aggregate companies, Cemex and Hanson Aggregates, operate respective crushed stone quarries on the east and west slopes of Mount Zion in Clayton, California. These sidehill quarries utilize a single highwall and mine Jurassic diabase of the Coast Range ophiolite...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1130/SPE268-p233
.... The HTQ composition and limited variability of the Orange Mountain Basalt indicate petrochemical correlation with the stratigraphically comparable Mount Zion Church (Culpeper basin, Virginia) and Talcott (Hartford basin, Connecticut) Basalts. The wide range in composition of the Preakness Basalt supports...
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1982
DOI: 10.1130/SPE191-p61
... is represented in different areas by the Jumbo Dolomite, the Marble Valley carbonates, and the Sylacauga marbles. At the type location in Chilton County, the Jumbo is a 67-m-thick, predominantly thickly bedded dolostone. The contact with the underlying slates of the Wash Creek Slate (Mount Zion Formation...
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 April 2002
DOI: 10.1130/0-8137-2366-3.157
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 February 1961
GSA Bulletin (1961) 72 (2): 293–338.
... and graded bedding in the Zion Hill, and in rare arkoses mapped with the Bomoseen. The sense of succession in the Mount Hamilton group is given by cross-bedding, graded bedding, and by channel filling. Structurally, the Taconic sequence consists of nested thrust slices subsequently folded together. Although...
Journal Article
Published: 24 April 2019
Seismological Research Letters (2019) 90 (4): 1612–1618.
... at Mount St. Helens with a large‐N geophone array , Geophys. Res. Lett. 42 , no.  18 , 7390 – 7397 , doi: 10.1002/2015GL064848 . Hillers G. Roux P. Campillo M. , and Ben‐Zion Y. 2016 . Focal spot imaging based on zero lag cross‐correlation amplitude fields: Application...
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(A) The Virgin River (VR) watershed including 11 major tributaries. Tributa...
Published: 17 April 2019
of the primary area of interest. Major N-S–trending normal faults (Piedmont, Grand Wash, Washington, Hurricane, and Sevier-Toroweap) separate the western margin of the Colorado Plateau (CP) into four major structural blocks: LMB—Lake Mead Block; SGB—St. George Block; HB—Hurricane Block; ZB—Zion Block. Other
Journal Article
Published: 08 August 2018
Seismological Research Letters (2018) 89 (5): 1597–1600.
... increased imaging resolution and scope by increasing the number of geophones deployed. The Imaging Magma Under St. Helens (iMUSH) active‐source experiment incorporated 23 shot points and ∼ 6000 receiver locations (mostly Texans) deployed across the Mount St. Helens volcano in Washington...
Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 October 2006
Geology (2006) 34 (10): 825–828.
... believe that the fast direction is well constrained and probably contains valuable information about either stress or structure. In contrast, standard deviations >20° probably indicate that a mix of mechanisms (e.g., Peng and Ben-Zion, 2004 ), scattering (e.g., Aster et al., 1990 ), or complicated...
Correlation of Rainfall and Seismicity-Plate Marginal and Mountain Belt Int...
Published: 01 October 2010
, 2000 Northeast Italy Fourier amplitude spectrum calculated from earthquake sequence. Completeness level M ≥1.8. 1977–1997 Significant spectral peak in seismicity centered on period of 1.4 yr. Spectral peak of about 1.4 yr also found in variations of water table. Saar and Manga, 2003 Mount
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2016
Italian Journal of Geosciences (2016) 135 (2): 250–260.
... to amplification of the horizontal ground motion within a few kilometers wide low-velocity zone around the rupture of the 1984 Morgan Hill earthquake. Similarly, S eeber et alii (2000) and P eng & Ben-Zion (2006) observed amplifications in the rupture zone of the 1999 Izmit earthquake on the Karadere...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1999
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1999) 89 (5): 1296–1312.
.... Ben-Zion Y. (1997) . Wrinkle-like slip pulse on a fault between different materials , J. Geophys. Res. 102 , 553 - 571 . Anooshehpoor A. Brune J. N...
Journal Article
Published: 03 November 2021
Seismological Research Letters (2022) 93 (1): 226–240.
...Xinxiang Zhang; Stephen Arrowsmith; Sotirios Tsongas; Chris Hayward; Haoran Meng; Yehuda Ben‐Zion Abstract Ground motions associated with aircraft overflights can cover a significant portion of the seismic data collected by shallowly emplaced seismometers, such as new nodal and Distributed Acoustic...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 August 1953
AAPG Bulletin (1953) 37 (8): 1935–1953.
... in the N. I of Sees. 2, 3, and 4, T. 14 N., R. 30 W., Winslow Quadrangle. Other characteristic exposures are found on the east and west faces of Mount Sequoyah (locs. 24 and 25), the east side of Robinson Mountain (loc. 19), and at the openings of old slope mines in the northern part of the Zion Chapel...
Journal Article
Published: 26 May 2020
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2020) 110 (5): 2005–2017.
... high rates of repeating events ( Kraft and Deichmann, 2014 ; Lengliné et al. , 2014 ; Zaliapin and Ben‐Zion, 2016 ; Cochran et al. , 2018 ). Zaliapin and Ben‐Zion (2016) found that earthquakes induced in geothermal fields had a higher proportion of single‐event clusters (i.e., independent events...
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Journal Article
Published: 24 June 2022
Environmental & Engineering Geoscience (2022) 28 (3): 329–330.
.... Part I, “Scenery Developed by Weathering and Erosion on Flat-Lying Rocks,” features parks that are primarily located in the Colorado Plateau physiographic province, including Grand Canyon, Zion, Arches, and Canyonlands national parks. Part II, “Caves and Reefs,” highlights the formation and dissolution...
Journal Article
Journal: Geosphere
Published: 17 April 2019
Geosphere (2019) 15 (3): 759–782.
... of the primary area of interest. Major N-S–trending normal faults (Piedmont, Grand Wash, Washington, Hurricane, and Sevier-Toroweap) separate the western margin of the Colorado Plateau (CP) into four major structural blocks: LMB—Lake Mead Block; SGB—St. George Block; HB—Hurricane Block; ZB—Zion Block. Other...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 2017
Earth Sciences History (2017) 36 (2): 177–189.
... part of Yosemite, Mount Rainier, Crater Lake, and Wind Cave were established, at least in part, to conserve significant ‘scenic wonders’. Geologic features were quite literally the foundation of those scenic wonders. ken_mabery@nps.gov © 2017 History of Earth Sciences Society 2017 History...
Journal Article
Published: 22 November 2022
Seismological Research Letters (2023) 94 (1): 507–521.
... of several studies for decades ( Roeloffs, 2006 ; Pritchard et al. , 2020 ; Kato and Ben‐Zion, 2021 ; and references therein) with the goal of understanding the nucleation process and identifying possible warning signals of the impending earthquake. Precursory signals and earthquake initiation is usually...
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Journal Article
Published: 10 March 2021
Seismological Research Letters (2021) 92 (4): 2453–2463.
... known to produce low velocities in their vicinity by breaking surrounding rock during coseismic shaking (e.g., Ben‐Zion and Sammis, 2003 ); these features are termed “damage zones” and are typically on the order of tens to hundreds of meters wide depending on the size of the largest earthquakes...
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