Ridge Offset by Fuyun Fault

Ridge Offset by Fuyun Fault

The ridge of this hill in China was accumulatively offset by the strike slip motion of the Fuyun fault. Such deformations may be caused by many repeated earthquakes, and were discovered our tectonics team to be of about 5 metres offset during each event.

Ridge Offset by Fuyun Fault

Credits: 

Marie Etchebes