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  • Cascadia subduction zone - Wikipedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cascadia_subduction_zone

    The Cascadia Subduction Zone (CSZ) is a 1,000 km (620 mi) long dipping fault that stretches from Northern Vancouver Island to Cape Mendocino in northern California. It separates the Juan de Fuca and North America plates. New Juan de Fuca plate is created offshore along the Juan de Fuca Ridge.

  • Big one warning: Experts reveal chances of major magnitude ...

    https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1248344/big-one-earthquake-forecast-2020...

    The Cascadia subduction zone is thought to generate a huge quake every 200 to 530 years. The last one arrived in 1700. When that fateful earthquake hit, the fault slipped by 20 metres and ruptured...

  • The next rupture of Cascadia will create the worst natural ...

    https://strangesounds.org/2019/10/the-really-big-one-cascadia-worst-disaster-history...

    Just north of the San Andreas, however, lies another fault line. Known as the Cascadia subduction zone, it runs for seven hundred miles off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, beginning near Cape Mendocino, California, continuing along Oregon and Washington, and terminating around Vancouver Island, Canada.

  • The Next Cascadian Megaquake May Be Sooner Than You Think ...

    https://www.livescience.com/62608-cascadia-megaquakes-more-frequent.html

    Giant fault line Along North America's Pacific Northwest coast lies the Cascadia fault, also known as the Cascadia subduction zone (CSZ). The CSZ extends for nearly 700 miles (1,100 kilometers)...

  • The mega Cascadia earthquake is overdue - Prepare for ...

    https://strangesounds.org/2019/09/the-mega-cascadia-earthquake-is-overdue-and-could...

    Northwest FEMA Director Kenneth Murphy said that this natural disaster along the Cascadia Subduction Zone – a major fault line that runs from Northern California to British Columbia – is set to kill around 13,000 people and injure another 2,500.

  • Cascadia Subduction Zone | Pacific Northwest Seismic Network

    https://pnsn.org/outreach/earthquakesources/csz

    The Cascadia Subduction Zone (CSZ) "megathrust" fault is a 1,000 km long dipping fault that stretches from Northern Vancouver Island to Cape Mendocino California. It separates the Juan de Fuca and North America plates. New Juan de Fuca plate is created offshore along the Juan de Fuca ridge.

  • Oregon Office of Emergency Management : Cascadia ...

    https://www.oregon.gov/OEM/hazardsprep/Pages/Cascadia-Subduction-Zone.aspx

    The Cascadia Subduction Zone is a 600-mile fault that runs from northern California up to British Columbia and is about 70-100 miles off the Pacific coast shoreline. There have been 41 earthquakes in the last 10,000 years within this fault that have occurred as few as 190 years or as much as 1200 years apart.

  • The Next Cascadia Earthquake: Worst Case Scenario - YouTube

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ibxaw4FimBI

    WHERE THE FAULT LIES, Segment Two: From The San Andreas to The Calaveras Fault with Brian Hackney - Duration: 15:00. ... Cascadia rising - Duration: 6:29. KING 5 19,077 views. 6:29.

  • The Earthquake That Will Devastate the Pacific Northwest ...

    https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/07/20/the-really-big-one

    Just north of the San Andreas, however, lies another fault line. Known as the Cascadia subduction zone, it runs for seven hundred miles off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, beginning near Cape...

  • Simulation shows how Pacific Northwest could be decimated ...

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3480680/Terrifying-simulation-shows...

    The Cascadia Subduction Zone (CSZ) 'megathrust' fault is a 1,000km-long line that stretches from Northern Vancouver Island to Cape Mendocino California. It separates the Juan de Fuca, a 700-mile...

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