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Snapshots

  1. Thrust fault tip

    Snapshot Title: Thrust fault tip
    Taken by: Christopher 'Chuck' Bailey

    Image: Outcrop along Highway 15, Oman
    Image Owner: Christopher 'Chuck' Bailey



    Description:

    Northeast-dipping reverse fault cutting through gray limestone and beige mudstone. Fault duplicates the strata (lower right) but tips out (upper left).



  2. Anticline & Syncline

    Snapshot Title: Anticline & Syncline
    Taken by: Christopher 'Chuck' Bailey

    Image: Outcrop along Highway 15, Oman
    Image Owner: Christopher 'Chuck' Bailey



    Description:

    Pair of folds developed in the strata



  3. Conjugate Faults

    Snapshot Title: Conjugate Faults
    Taken by: Christopher 'Chuck' Bailey

    Image: Outcrop along Highway 15, Oman
    Image Owner: Christopher 'Chuck' Bailey



    Description:

    Two faults, one steeply dipping and another gently dipping off set thinly bedded strata.