Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics

, Volume 55, Issue 8, pp 870–883 | Cite as

Seismic Activation in the Eastern Part of the Southern Slope of the Great Caucasus in the Late XX to Early XXI Centuries

  • G. J. Yetirmishli
  • T. Y. Mammadli
  • E. A. Rogozhin
  • A. I. SysolinEmail author


In this paper, we consider a series of strong earthquakes that occurred on the central and eastern segments of the southern slope of the Greater Caucasus recorded in the late XX to early XXI centuries. We present a complex analysis of seismological manifestations, based on of which the seismological and geodynamic situation of the region in the early XXI century are a generalized and interpreted.


latest seismotectonics earthquakes of the Greater Caucasus seismic activity complex analysis tectonics seismicity faults earthquake seismic hazard 



This work was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, project no. 18-55-06007Az_a, the Science Development Foundation under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, project no. EİF-BGM-4-RFTF-1/2017-21/17/2, and partially by the Basic Research Program of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences, project no 18-55-45010IND_a.


The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. J. Yetirmishli
    • 1
  • T. Y. Mammadli
    • 1
  • E. A. Rogozhin
    • 2
  • A. I. Sysolin
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Republican Seismological Service Center, Azerbaijan National Academy of SciencesBakuAzerbaijan
  2. 2.Schmidt Institute of Physics of the Earth, Russian Academy SciencesMoscowRussia

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