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Unformatted text preview: The normal direction line of the discontinuity = dip angle = the maximum angle between the discontinuity plane and the horizontal plane. = pole 0 ≤ ≤ 90º = angle of latitude of the pole Geological compass Marks for Dip direction (0 to 360) Marks for Dip angle (0 to 90) Pointer for dip angle Compass pointer for the North Expression for Dip direction, Dip (angle) They are expressed in degrees such as 178 / 56 or 026 / 27...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2010 for the course CIVL 2002 taught by Professor Drque during the Spring '10 term at HKU.
- Spring '10