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Title: Washington Play Fairway Analysis - Analysis of High Precision GPS Time Series and Strain Rates for the Cascade Range

Abstract

Global Positioning System (GPS) time series from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Earthscope's Plate Boundary Observatory (PBO) and Central Washington University's Pacific Northwest Geodetic Array (PANGA). GPS station velocities were used to infer strain rates using the "splines in tension" method. Strain rates were derived separately for subduction zone locking at depth and block rotation near the surface within crustal block boundaries.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Other Number(s):
553
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0006728
Research Org.:
USDOE Geothermal Data Repository (United States); AltaRock Energy Inc
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Geothermal Technologies Program (EE-2C)
Collaborations:
AltaRock Energy Inc
Subject:
15 Geothermal Energy
Keywords:
geothermal; exploration; play fairway; Cascade Range; Washington; Oregon; GPS; geodetic strain rate; subduction locking; block rotation; dilatational strain rate; maximum shear strain rate; strain rate tensor; GPS station velocities; dilational strain rate; PANGA; PBO; maximum shear strain rates; Washinton; splines in tension; geodesy; Plate Boundary Obsevartory; Pacific Northwest; Geodetic Array; strain; rate; subduction zone; subduciton; locking; WA; OR; deformation; elastic; washington state; pfa; geospatial data
Geolocation:
50.0,-118.0|42.0,-118.0|42.0,-126.0|50.0,-126.0|50.0,-118.0
OSTI Identifier:
1223893
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.15121/1223893
Project Location:

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Citation Formats

Swyer, Michael. Washington Play Fairway Analysis - Analysis of High Precision GPS Time Series and Strain Rates for the Cascade Range. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.15121/1223893.
Swyer, Michael. Washington Play Fairway Analysis - Analysis of High Precision GPS Time Series and Strain Rates for the Cascade Range. United States. doi:https://doi.org/10.15121/1223893
Swyer, Michael. 2015. "Washington Play Fairway Analysis - Analysis of High Precision GPS Time Series and Strain Rates for the Cascade Range". United States. doi:https://doi.org/10.15121/1223893. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1223893. Pub date:Sun Feb 22 00:00:00 EST 2015
@article{osti_1223893,
title = {Washington Play Fairway Analysis - Analysis of High Precision GPS Time Series and Strain Rates for the Cascade Range},
author = {Swyer, Michael},
abstractNote = {Global Positioning System (GPS) time series from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Earthscope's Plate Boundary Observatory (PBO) and Central Washington University's Pacific Northwest Geodetic Array (PANGA). GPS station velocities were used to infer strain rates using the "splines in tension" method. Strain rates were derived separately for subduction zone locking at depth and block rotation near the surface within crustal block boundaries.},
doi = {10.15121/1223893},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {2}
}