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Geodimeter fault movement investigations in California.

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Published in [Sacramento?] .
Written in English



  • California.


  • Faults (Geology) -- California,
  • Geodimeter,
  • Geology -- California

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Edition Notes

SeriesBulletin, no. 116-6, Bulletin (California. Dept. of Water Resources) ;, 116-6.
LC ClassificationsQE606 .C34
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 183 p.
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5638013M
LC Control Number68066125

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  After the biggest earthquake to hit Southern California in 20 years struck in July, a powerful fault line that could cause a magnitude 8 earthquake began moving, scientists say.. In a study published Thursday in the journal Science, researchers from the California Institute of Technology along with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory said a part of the Garlock fault slipped after being.   A major California fault line is shifting for the first time in history, triggered by the series of earthquakes that shook Southern California in July, according to a new study released this week. Buy geodimeter and save big - low UK Shipping & fast. Top deal of the day: Save up to 19% on geodimeter sale bargains!   Heavy arrows indicate the relative movement between the Pacific and Americas plates that is accommodated by right-lateral strike-slip displacement along the San Andreas fault system in California and northern Mexico. Tectonophysics, 9 () head of the Gulf of California on the south (Sykes, ; Larsen et al., ) and on or.

Abstract. Earthquake migration along linear seismic belts is investigated by analyzing space-time diagrams using spectral analysis. In order to sample the earthquakes in the space-time domain, they must first be convolved with a (sin x sin t)/xt surface to obtain an unbiased and alias free two-dimensional Fourier spectrum. Further enhancements are provided by selectively stacking patterns (a. Southern California Earthquakes and Faults. The earthquakes of California are caused by the movement of huge blocks of the earth's crust- the Pacific and North American plates. The Pacific plate is moving northwest, scraping horizontally past North America at . Many of the mountains, and some of the valleys, in Southern California were formed by movement within the San Andreas fault system—the tectonic boundary between the Pacific and North American tectonic plates. The San Andreas fault is the primary feature of the system and the longest fault in California, slicing through Los Angeles County.   LOS ANGELES >> A major California fault capable of producing a magnitude 8 earthquake has begun moving for the first time on record, a .