Faccenna et. al. 2006 EPSL Resolution of tomography Resolution of Tomography
Conclusion Seismicity and tomography results indicate the slab break off beneath Cyprus Arc.
2Ma ~ now 12~2 Ma 20~12 Ma Transtension Transpression Faccenna et. al. 2006 EPSL
Questions 1, When and where did the slab break off? (evidence) 2, Is there any relationship between slab break off and the acceleration of retreat of the Hellenic trench? 3, What is the relationship between the indentations, the westward motion on NAF and slab break off?