Tectonostratigraphy and processes of frontal accretion with horst-graben subduction at the Japan Trench

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doi: 10.1130/2018.2534(06)
Author(s): Chester, Frederick M.; Moore, J. Casey
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Texas A&M University, Department of Geology & Geophysics, College Station, TX, United States
University of California at Santa Cruz, United States
Volume Title: Geology and tectonics of subduction zones; a tribute to Gaku Kimura
Volume Author(s): Byrne, Timothy, editor; Underwood, Michael B.; Fisher, Donald; McNeill, Lisa; Saffer, Demian; Ujiie, Kohtaro; Yamaguchi, Asuka
Source: Geology and tectonics of subduction zones; a tribute to Gaku Kimura, edited by Timothy Byrne, Michael B. Underwood, Donald Fisher, Lisa McNeill, Demian Saffer, Kohtaro Ujiie and Asuka Yamaguchi. Special Paper - Geological Society of America, Vol.534, p.101-113. Publisher: Geological Society of America (GSA), Boulder, CO, United States. ISSN: 0072-1077 CODEN: GSAPAZ
Note: In English. 25 refs.; illus., incl. sects., geol. sketch map
Year of Publication: 2018
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Accretion; Accretionary wedges; Asia; DSDP Site 436; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Earthquakes; Expeditions 343/343T; Far East; Faults; Grabens; Honshu; Horsts; IODP Site C0019; IPOD; Imbricate tectonics; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Japan; Japan Trench; Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project; Leg 56; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Pacific Ocean; Plate boundaries; Plate tectonics; Plates; Reflection; Seismicity; Stratigraphic units; Stratigraphy; Subduction; Systems; Tectonics; Thrust faults; Tohoku; Tohoku-Oki earthquake 2011; Underthrust faults; West Pacific
Coordinates: N360000 N400000 E1440000 E1410000
Record ID: 2018088952
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