Southern California Earthquake Data Center

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Fault Name Index

Sierra Juarez Fault Zone

Type of Faulting: normal (?)
Length: roughly 100 km; parallel fault strands (common) not included in length
Nearest Communities: none within 20 km
Most Recent Surface Rupture: Quaternary (?)
Other Notes: Some researchers note high seismic activity, other evidence for recent activity.

 

References


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

 

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