Women in Science - Responding to Ridgecrest, CA earthquake July 2019

a woman with a GPS antenna kneels along an exposed rock face that is being measured

Detailed Description

Kate Scharer examining striations along fault scarp while completing GPS survey of fault rupture.  Here the fault has about 2.6 m of horizontal displacement and 0.5 m of vertical.  The rake of the striations is 47 degrees.  Photo credit: Jamie Delano, USGS


Image Dimensions: 6016 x 4000

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Location Taken: US