Fuyun fault, China

Fuyun fault, China

The Fuyun fault is located in Xinjiang, China. It appears to display regular, characteristic slip recurrence during large seismic events (Klinger, Etchebes, Tapponnier et al, 2011)

Fuyun fault

Credits: 

Marie Etchebes

References: 

Klinger, Y., M. Etchebes, et al. (2011). "Characteristic slip for five great earthquakes along the Fuyun fault in China." Nature Geoscience 4: 389-392