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

DEFINITION
  • Fault that dips less than 45 degrees over more than half of the recognized extent of the fault, with a hanging wall displaced from a structurally deeper position relative to footwall rocks.
DESCRIPTION
  • Fault that dips less than 45 degrees over more than half of the recognized extent of the fault, with a hanging wall displaced from a structurally deeper position relative to footwall rocks.
IDENTIFIER
  • thrustFault
TITLE
  • thrust fault
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/FaultTypeValue/thrustFault
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Fault Type