Ground Truth Aftershock Locations in Tibet Using Results from InSAR

Previous Location Results


Surface ruptures determined from InSAR (Peltzer et al., 1999)
Secondary rupture possibly thrust mechanism (Peltzer et al., 1999)


No aftershock near secondary rupture
USGS locations scattered around fault; biased south
Mainshock 20 km south of surface rupture trace


JHD locations biased south but not as scattered along fault
Regional location of mainshock falls on surface rupture trace

Introduction | InSAR Results | Previous Location Results | Method and Data | Results | Summary and Future Work