This is on bended reality by science, daily scientific, daily american association for the advancement of science addressing uncertainties about where large earthquakes are most likely to occur along the southern san andreas fault, along the los angeles and southern area, which splits into multiple strands. East of los angeles, a new study identifies a strand that has largely flown under the radar of public concern as the region’s greatest earthquake threat. The study determines that the mission creek strand, which passes through major water and power infrastructure for the greater los angeles region, may account for almost the entire slip rate of this portion of the fault, suggesting it may actually be the primary pacific north american plate. Boundary fault. At this latitude, the san andreas fault threatens large future earthquakes, since its southernmost section has not ruptured in almost 300 years and has accumulated significant strain. Kindly support my patreon account since youtube has again demonetized my youtube channel. The daily posts are five videos daily and they are totally different from what i have on my youtube channel. Thank you so much for your support and that you find all my content so interesting. You’Ll find the patreon account details in the description box below. In other words, the geologists are telling us that it’s overdue for a major earthquake, but determining which of the region’s multiple fault strands carries the brunt of this strain has proven challenging due to limited resolution and slip rate models, while existing estimates offer a rectum is coming In coming decades or higher for the banning and garnet hill strands and the sanchor gorgono pass fault zone than for the mission, creek strand, the relative risk for earthquakes along different strands has remained uncertain to overcome the limitations of existing models.
Kimberly bliss, nyok and colleagues investigated. The long term deformation rates of the mission creek in banning strands calculating their false slip rates using cumulative records of thought motion preserved over time in nearby land forms and based on field mapping conducted using lidar data. The researchers chose push a wall accounting as the best site to conduct their slip rate measurements blizzney, and the colleagues found evidence of geological recent slips from the faults at these latitudes, including streams carved out from late paleocene rocks and gullies in steep walled canyons. That likely did from the holocene the researchers determined that the mission creek strand accounts for about 21.5 millimeters per year of the san andreas fault’s total 24.1 millimeter per year slip, while the batting strand accounts for only two and a half millimeters per year of the slip Rate the findings indicate that the mission creek strand, which has received less attention for its earthquake risks. Then the batting strand, guarded hill, stratus and gorgono paths may be a greater hazard than previously thought. So the mission creek, as we know, is basically the bay. The major part that goes into uh uh, los angeles, it’s, just uh east northeast of san jacinto fault. This is augmented reality. Please, all of you there please be very careful and alert.