Cascadia potential rupture scenarios

Map shows land and ocean with lines drawn to show plate boundaries and shading to show hazards.

Detailed Description

Possible scenarios for ∼M9 (orange) and ∼M8 (blue) events that rupture the Cascadia subduction zone plate interface.


Image Dimensions: 400 x 554

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US


Toward an Integrative Geological and Geophysical View of Cascadia Subduction Zone Earthquakes
Article in "Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences," January 2021, by Walton, et al.