Southern California Earthquake Data Center

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Fault Name Index

North Branch San Andreas Fault

Type of Faulting: right-lateral strike-slip
Length: about 32 km (as shown on the map)
Nearest Communities: Desert Hot Springs, Morongo Valley
Slip Rate: (?)
Interval Between Major Ruptures: (?)
Most Recent Surface Rupture: Holocene
Other Notes: Also referred to as part of the Mission Creek fault.

 

References


This fault is featured on the following maps:
Southern Fault Map
San Gorgonio Pass Fault Map

 

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