Atacama Fault

The Atacama Fault Zone (AFZ) is an expansive system of faults cutting across the Chilean Coastal Cordillera in Northern Chile between the Andean Mountain range and the Pacific Ocean. The fault system is North-South striking and runs for more than 1100 km North and up to 50 km in width through the Andean Forearc Basin. The zone is a direct result o...
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