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Unformatted text preview: -the hypocenter is the place on earth where rock ruptures and slips, or the place where an explosion occurs of the earthquake, usually lies on a fault plane-the point on the surface of the earth that lies directly above the hypocenter is the epicenter-normal fault-due to stretching or extension of crust-reverse or thrust fault is due to squeezing and shortening of curst-displacement-amount of slip...
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This note was uploaded on 02/05/2009 for the course ANT 21098 taught by Professor Mchenry during the Spring '09 term at UC Davis.
- Spring '09