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Salton Sea Satellite Image Showing Fault Slip
Salton Sea Satellite Image Showing Fault Slip
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Title: Salton Sea Satellite Image Showing Fault Slip


Landsat satellite image (LE70390372003084EDC00) showing location of surface slip triggered along faults in the greater Salton Trough area. Red bars show the generalized location of 2010 surface slip along faults in the central Salton Trough and many additional faults in the southwestern section of the Salton Trough. Surface slip in the central Salton Trough shown only where verified in the field; slip in the southwestern section of the Salton Trough shown where verified in the field or inferred from UAVSAR images.

Location: Salton Sea, CA, USA

Date Taken: 2003

Photographer: Michael Rymer
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Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


USGS Open-File Report 2010-1333, Cover image

(Landsat satellite image with added fault information)

File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 7.50 MB
Dimensions: 2556 x 3300
Resolution: 72 dpi

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