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Fig. 3 | Geothermal Energy

Fig. 3

From: Fluid pressure drops during stimulation of segmented faults in deep geothermal reservoirs

Fig. 3

Sketches of the simulated fracture network (blue lines on the left), and the evolution of a fluid pressure and b fracture aperture for the model “88–60”. Dashed lines indicate the location of fracture segment intersections. Coloured points indicate the location of the earthquake hypocentres and magnitudes (cyan: M < 0, green 0 ≤ M<1, yellow: 1 ≤ M<1.5, red: 1.5 ≤ M<2 and pink: M ≥ 2). The red dashed area indicates the data shown in Figs. 5 and 6

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