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By Renata Dmowska (Eds.)

ISBN-10: 0123749115

ISBN-13: 9780123749116

The seriously acclaimed serialized assessment magazine for over 50 years, Advances in Geophysics is a hugely revered ebook within the box of geophysics. in view that 1952, every one quantity has been eagerly awaited, often consulted, and praised via researchers and reviewers alike. Now in its 51st quantity, it comprises a lot fabric nonetheless suitable today--truly a necessary booklet for researchers in all fields of geophysics.

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15,432). tectonic or lithological nature. Furthermore, a recent study by Bardainne et al. (2006) showed that at least part of the seismic activity at Lacq is likely due to fluid injection. INDUCED SEISMICITY IN HYDROCARBON FIELDS 85 14 North 12 10 8 6 4 (km) 2 0 –2 –4 South –6 –8 –10 –12 –14 –14 –12 –10 –8 East –6 –4 –2 0 2 4 (km) 6 8 10 12 14 West F IG . 19. 5 km. The pre-existing stress field is constructed with respect to the Pyrenees: the largest principal stress component was chosen to be perpendicular to the Pyrenees (N45◦ E) and the smallest is vertical.

1985), which Simpson and Leith (1985) interpreted as evidence of an unusual near-surface stress distribution. On the other hand, Eyidoˇgan et al. (1985) interpreted the Gazli earthquake sequence as an indication for the presence of a major fault zone to the north of Gazli. The authors argued that the observed continuous uplift of the region since the Quaternary is evidence of a long-term process with a distinctly episodic character. , 1985). Plotnikova et al. (1990) and Plotnikova et al. (1996) presented details regarding the production patterns and the gas pressure in the field, which indicate large temporal and spatial variations in pressure.

70 (1–2), 159–183. , Chilingarian, G. (1994). Interrelationships among seismic and shortterm tectonic activity, oil and gas production, and gas migration to the surface. J. Petrol. Sci. Eng. 13 (1), 57–63. L. (1974). Source mechanisms for wilmington oil field, California, subsidence earthquakes. Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 64 (3), 699–711. Kreitler, C. (1978). Faulting and land subsidence from ground-water and hydrocarbon production, Houston-Galveston, Texas. Technical report. Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin, Report 8, 22 pp.

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