Acta Seismologica Sinica

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 495–499 | Cite as

Study on determination of average stress tensor in Shaanxi region by using small earthquake data

  • Xing-Xin Du
  • Chun-Sheng Zhang
Research Note


Principal Stress Fault Plane Focal Mechanism ACTA SEISMOLOGICA SINICA Small Earthquake 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xing-Xin Du
    • 1
  • Chun-Sheng Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Seismological Bureau of Shaanxi ProvinceXi’anChina

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