Plate Tectonics

In this lab module, we explore tectonic plate motion and boundaries.  Global Positioning System monitoring allows us to view present day plate motions.

Motion at Plate Boundaries

Global Positioning System

GPS Data and Plate Motion

Azimuth

Plate Motion Vectors

Plate Boundaries

What Type of Plate Boundary?

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