- Major Normal Fault
- Termination of a Major Normal Fault
- Stepover or Relay Ramp in Normal Fault Zones
- Apex or Salient of Normal Fault
- Fault Intersection
Apex or Salient of Normal Fault
From Open Energy Information
List of controlling structures typically associated with geothermal systems:
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Faulds uses this term as a structural control found in the Basin and Range province of the US.
Apices or salients of normal faults account for 3% of structural controls in the Great Basin.
- James E. Faulds,Nicholas H. Hinz,Mark F. Coolbaugh,Patricia H. Cashman,Christopher Kratt,Gregory Dering,Joel Edwards,Brett Mayhew,Holly McLachlan. 2011. Assessment of Favorable Structural Settings of Geothermal Systems in the Great Basin, Western USA. In: Transactions. GRC Anual Meeting; 2011/10/23; San Diego, CA. Davis, CA: Geothermal Resources Council; p. 777–783