Unformatted text preview: earthquake. Most of the zoned faults display evidence of repeated displacement over a long period of time. Without regulation, structures for human occupancy in the large areas around numerous faults will be built and endanger much larger number of people than that under the regulation. 4. The approximate average yearly movement along the Hayward Fault as detected through measurements of damage on the Memorial Stadium is 1.2mm per year. The existing offset in the stadium 3.3858 ft can be divided by 86 years, which is the number of years the Stadium has been built. Then, the number can be multiplied by 304.88mm to get the average yearly movement in units of millimeters per year. 5....
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- Fall '09
- Geology, Earthquake Fault Zones, Hayward fault, Hayward Fault Zone