Measuring Earthquake Damage on California Hwy. 178

Image shows a woman measuring a crack in the roadway

Detailed Description

Janis Hernandez (California Geological Survey) measures 18 centimeters of offset across one strand of the fault rupture zone. This measurement was conducted following the Magnitude 6.4 earthquake that struck Searles Valley on July 4, 2019.


Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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Location Taken: Ridgecrest, CA, US