Icelandic Meteorological Office
Dept. of Geophysics

SW Iceland

Figure 13: Normalized peak velocities for a model with 400 m grid spacing and uniform moment. The fault is 50 km long and extends from 4 km depth down to 15 km depth. The hypocenter is in the center of the fault at 10 km depth. The rupture velocity is vr = 0.85 vs.