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For Fairbanks, Alaska, what is the difference between the P and S wave arrival times?
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Using Google Earth, go to 6 7 48.90N 81 7 35.82E and zoom to an eye altitude of ~4,000 feet. This is along the coast of Sri Lanka. Now click to view the map over time. Slide the date bar back to 2/2003. Pay close attention to the condition of the structures present at this point. Now slide the date bar to 1/2005 (you can also click on the arrows on the bar). The 2004 tsunami occurred on December 26, 2004, so this image was taken in the following January. Was this area impacted by the tsunami?
Go to 38 05 4.82N 122 51 25.07W and zoom to an eye altitude of ~50 miles. This is the Point Reyes National Seashore. Your specific location is along the San Andreas Fault line - it follows the bay in this area. Based on your research, on which tectonic plate does the Point Reyes National Seashore lie?
What is the average rate of movement along the San Andreas fault in a year?3.5-5CM