M7.8 Nepal Earthquake

Generalized cross section showing the approximate locations of slip during the mainshock.

Detailed Description

Generalized cross section showing the approximate locations of slip during the mainshock and largest aftershock ruptures on the Main Himalayan Thrust, and approximate aftershock locations of both events. (MFT = Main Frontal Thrust, MBT = Main Boundary Thrust, MCT = Main Central Thrust).

Details

Image Dimensions: 600 x 230

Location Taken: NP