File name:


Title: Motion at Transform Boundaries.
Caption: This animation depicts off-set portions of a mid-ocean ridge. It shows the different types of movement possible along transform faults in such a setting, and it illustrates both active and inactive faults.
Keywords: transform faults, strike-slip faults, earthquakes, plate tectonics, tectonic plates, transform plate boundary, transform plate boundaries, divergent plate boundary, divergent plate boundaries, mid-ocean ridges, seafloor spreading