KeywordsArizona Geological Survey Open File Reports
Basin and Range Province
Basin and Range faulting
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CitationPearthree, P.A., 2011, Big Chino Fault, Chino Valley, Arizona - Video. Arizona Geological Survey Open File Report, OFR-11-08, 6-minute video. The video is published at the Arizona Geological Survey's azgsweb's YouTube channel. http://www.youtube.com/user/azgsweb
PublisherArizona Geological Survey (Tucson, AZ)
DescriptionA 6-minute video describing the Quaternary history of the Big Chino fault in Chino Valley, Yavapai County, Arizona. The video was shot at the Big Chino fault and shows the late Pleistocene fault scarp. This is an active fault with a moderate recurrence rate on the order of tens of thousands of years and capable of yielding earthquakes of magnitude 6 to nearly 7.0. It presents a hazard to residents of Chino Valley and nearby Prescott, Arizona.
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North Bounding Coordinate35.0956
South Bounding Coordinate34.8525
West Bounding Coordinate-112.681
East Bounding Coordinate-112.431
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