Strike-Slip Faults Are Usually Associated With Plate Boundaries Latest 2023

Strike-slip faults are usually associated with plate boundaries, particularly transform boundaries. These faults occur when two plates slide past each other horizontally in opposite directions. They are also known as “right-lateral” or “left-lateral” faults, depending on the direction of the displacement. Examples of strike-slip faults include the San Andreas Fault in California and the Dead […]

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