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San Andreas Fault Observatory At Depth
... The San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) is one of three components of the Earthscope Project, funded by the National Science Foundation in conjunction ... The SAFOD site is located just north of the town of Parkfield, California ... The SAFOD main hole was drilled to a depth of ~3.4 km in 2004 and 2005, crossing the San Andreas near a region of the fault where repeating Magnitude 2 earthquakes are generated ...
Parkfield, California - Geology
... on the San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) ... The goal of SAFOD is to drill a hole nearly 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) into the Earth's crust, across the San Andreas Fault ... It is hoped that SAFOD observations will provide insight into the source mechanisms of these small earthquakes, which can be scaled up in an effort to understand larger events ...
Stanford University School Of Earth Sciences - San Andreas Fault Observatory At Depth (SAFOD)
... The San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) is one of three components of the Earthscope Project, funded by the National Science Foundation in conjunction with the USGS and NASA ... The SAFOD site is located just north of the town of Parkfield, California ... The SAFOD main hole was drilled to a depth of ~3.4 km in 2004 and 2005, crossing the San Andreas near a region of the fault where repeating Magnitude 2 earthquakes are ...