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)

Details

Image Dimensions: 700 x 697

Location Taken: NZ

Source:

Creative Commons
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