Probabilistic seismic hazard maps for the sultanate of Oman

  title={Probabilistic seismic hazard maps for the sultanate of Oman},
  author={Issa El-Hussain and Ahmed M. Deif and Khalifa S. Al-Jabri and Nafi Toksőz and Sherif M. El-hady and Salam Al-Hashmi and Khalfan Al-Toubi and Y. Al-Shijbi and M. Al-Saifi and Sadi Kuleli},
  journal={Natural Hazards},
This study presents the results of the first probabilistic seismic hazard assessment (PSHA) in the framework of logic tree for Oman. The earthquake catalogue was homogenized, declustered, and used to define seismotectonic source model that characterizes the seismicity of Oman. Two seismic source models were used in the current study; the first consists of 26 seismic source zones, while the second is expressing the alternative view that seismicity is uniform along the entire Makran and Zagros… 
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