Find the Strike and Dip of a Plane Plotted on a Stereonet

Steven Dutch, Natural and Applied Sciences, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
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Example

1. Find the strike and dip of the plotted plane.

2. Count off the strike. Note that there are two possible answers differing by 180 degrees.

3. Rotate the overlay so the strike is north-south and count in along the equator to find the dip.

4. Final result.


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Created 5 January 1999, Last Update 16 March 1999
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