Ridgecrest-Area Earthquakes Caused Damage to Earth’s Crust, Satellite Images Show

KTLA | 7/11/2019 | Los Angeles Times
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Damage to the earth’s crust from the magnitude 6.4 and 7.1 earthquakes that struck Southern California last week is visible in a kaleidoscopic satellite image released by NASA.

The Advanced Rapid Imaging and Analysis team at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena used satellite data to produce a map showing ruptures and displacements not visible to the naked eye — employing technology that has been developed over the last quarter of a century. The imagery was acquired on July 8 and compared with data from April 8.


The earthquakes were the largest...
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