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5 May 2014

Photoshop as a means of reconstructing fault offset

I saw this fault in Texas, north of the laccolith known as Cristo Rey: Click to enlarge I had a hard time making sense of the offset in my head, though, since the layers were of inconsistent thickness. Several people tried to convince me that the offset was “normal” (that is, right side down), but it still didn’t “click” for me in the field. So I took a photo. Back …


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