Southern California Earthquake Data Center

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Fault Name Index

Granite Mountains Fault Zone

Type of Faulting: left-lateral (?)
Length: three main fault segments total about 70 km in length
Nearby Communities: Fort Irwin, Silver Lake
Most Recent Surface Rupture: Quaternary

 

References


This fault is featured on the following maps:
Basin and Range Fault Map
Mojave Fault Map

 

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