What boundary type affects Indonesia?

What type of boundary is Indonesia?

Frontiers | Weak Tectono-Magmatic Relationships along an Obliquely Convergent Plate Boundary: Sumatra, Indonesia | Earth Science.

What type of convergent plate boundary is Indonesian?

Indonesian archipelago was formed due to convergence between Sunda oceanic plate (part of the Eurasian plate) and Indo-Australian plate whereas Philippine archipelago was formed due to convergence between Sunda oceanic plate and Philippine Sea plate. In ocean-ocean convergence, two oceanic plates converge or collide.

What type of fault is Indonesia?

In addition to the subduction zone off the west coast of the island, Sumatra also has a large strike-slip fault, the Great Sumatran Fault also known as Semangko Fault, running the entire length of the island.

Great Sumatran Fault
Semangko Fault
Location Sumatra
Country Indonesia
Characteristics

What type of plate boundary is between the Philippine plate and Eurasian Plate?

3 show that the segments of the Philippine-Eurasia plate boundaries are different with each other though they are all convergent boundaries. The interaction between the plates could be discussed one by one in four parts: the Nankai trough, the Ryukyu trench, the Tanwan area, and the Philippine islands.

What tectonic plates caused the Indonesian earthquake 2018?

The January 15 event was a shallow crustal earthquake at the boundary between the Sunda plate and the Banda Sea microplate at a focal depth of 18 km. The earthquake occurred along the Mamuju–Majene thrust fault, which is known to be an active seismic source that has caused several deadly earthquakes in the recent past.

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