Liquefaction Illustration

photo of sand blow on top and illustration of layers and fissure on bottom

Detailed Description

Photograph and schematic cross-section illustrating earthquake-induced liquefaction and formation of sand dikes and sand blows. The photo was taken on February 14, 2016 after the Christchurch, New Zealand earthquake. (modified from the original)


Image Dimensions: 700 x 697

Location Taken: NZ


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