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Fault Name Index

Mirage Valley Fault

Type of Fault: right-lateral strike-slip
Length: 37 km
Nearest Communities: El Mirage, Hi Vista
Most Recent Surface Rupture: Late Quaternary
Other Notes: The Mirage Valley fault becomes a fairly complex zone of faulting within the Shadow Mountains, at its eastern end.

 

References


This fault is featured on the following map:
Mojave Fault Map

 

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