Thursday, September 7, 2017

Dip-slip Fault

We just learned about the Strike-slip fault.

Another type of earthquake fault is the Dip-slip fault.

This happens when the tectonic plates hit each other, and one of them slips down and the other slips up.

(from: wikipedia - fault (geology))

(from: wikipedia - fault (geology))

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