California earthquake: NASA finds 217 MILE-LONG fault under California and Mexico

Express.co.uk | 10/12/2018 | Staff
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This could in turn help researchers predict whether an earthquake along one section of a fault can grow into a much larger quake along other sections.

NASA said: “The short length of the connecting fault segment, which they call the Ocotillo section, is consistent with an immature fault zone that is still developing, where repeated earthquakes have not yet created...
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