Description on the earthquake on 1383/11/21 at North-Gorgan

Group Geology
States GOLESTAN
Author Farhad Ansari-Moha mmad Javad Blourchi
Published At 13 March 2008

Summary

This earthquake has occured at an active zone from tectonic point

Description

This earthquake has occured at an active zone from tectonic point of view and there are a signs from bheing active the earth crust in this region of countery.For example we can mention to the earthquakes that have occurred at a historical and contemporary periods at Gorgan and it’s around. The earthquakes of 874, 1436 and 1470 (A.D) years at Gorgan and 1498(A.D) at5 Gorgan-Gonbad Kavous, have caused many financial and Human damages in this region. Also at current year, Mehr month, the earthquake occurred with 6 degree at Richter scale at Nort-Gorgan that continued with multiple aftershokes.

tags: GOLESTAN