Diachronous Deposits; A Kinematic Interpretation of the Post Jurassic Sedimentary Sequence on the Pacific Plate

Author(s): Heezen, B. C.
Volume Title: Nature (London)
Source: Nature (London), 241(5384), p.25-32. Publisher: Macmillan Journals, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0028-0836 CODEN: NATUAS
Note: In English; illus. (incl. sketch maps)
Summary: Northward component of motion 4.4 cm yr-1 from 100 to 30 m.y. B.P., and 2 cm yr-1 from 30 m.y. B.P. to present; drilling data from Deep Sea Drilling Project
Year of Publication: 1973
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 17 Geophysics, General; Cenozoic; Composition; Deposition; Interpretation; Lithostratigraphy; Marine geology; Mesozoic; Models; Pacific Ocean; Plate tectonics; Rates; Regional; Sea-floor spreading; Sea-level changes; Sedimentation; Sediments; Tectonophysics; Tertiary; Thickness; Transgression
Record ID: 1973013443
Copyright Information: GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute.

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