FAQ Answer

Where does episodic tremor and slip occur?

Scientists are discovering the Episodic Tremor and Slip occurs at other subduction zones around the world- places like Japan, Chile and Mexico. Recently, researchers have discovered a phenomenon similar to Episodic Tremor and Slip at other types of faults, like the San Andreas Fault in California. The San Andreas Fault is a strike-slip fault where the two plates slide past each other.