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PREFERRED TERM
right normal fault
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • High angle fault with slip vector that has ratio of strike-parallel to dip-parallel displacement between 10 to 1 and 1 to 10 at at least one location along the mapped trace, with right-lateral strike-parallel component and normal dip-parallel component of slip over at least half the mapped trace of the fault

DESCRIPTION
  • High angle fault with slip vector that has ratio of strike-parallel to dip-parallel displacement between 10 to 1 and 1 to 10 at at least one location along the mapped trace, with right-lateral strike-parallel component and normal dip-parallel component of slip over at least half the mapped trace of the fault

IDENTIFIER
  • rightNormalFault

TITLE
  • right normal fault

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/FaultTypeValue/rightNormalFault
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