2019 Ridgecrest Earthquake Sequence - M7.1 fault scarp inspection

Scientists conversing by US Army helicopter

Detailed Description

Scientists from USGS & CGS and Navy escort, and a UCLA engineer from the GEER team, inspect ~12 +/- 3 foot high fault scarp with from 3 to 5 feet of right-lateral motion near the expected maximum slip locality along the primary tectonic rupture associated with the M 7.1 event. (Photo by Ken Hudnut, USGS) (06JUL19)

Details

Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Ridgecrest, CA, US

Credits

Photo by Ken Hudnut, USGS