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paleomagnetic investigation of flows and sills from the Queen Alexandra Range, Antarctica

J. Hoffman

paleomagnetic investigation of flows and sills from the Queen Alexandra Range, Antarctica

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Published by American Geophysical Union in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica,
  • Queen Alexandra Range.,
  • Transantarctic Mountains.,
  • Coalsack Bluff.,
  • Shackleton Glacier Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Sills (Geology),
    • Paleomagnetism -- Antarctica -- Queen Alexandra Range.,
    • Geology -- Antarctica -- Transantarctic Mountains.,
    • Geology -- Antarctica -- Coalsack Bluff.,
    • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Triassic.,
    • Geology -- Antarctica -- Shackleton Glacier Region.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ. Hoffman, A.E.M. Nairn, and D.N. Peterson. Central Transantarctic Mountains nonmarine deposits / Paul Tasch and Edward Leighman Gafford, Jr. Geology of Coalsack Bluff, Antarctica / James W. Collinson and David H. Elliot. Triassic stratigraphy of the Shackleton Glacier area / James W. Collinson and David H. Elliot.
      SeriesGeology of the central Transantarctic Mountains ;, papers 4-7, Antarctic research series,, v. 36, papers 4-7, Geology of the central Transantarctic Mountains ;, paper 4-7., Antarctic research series ;, v. 36, paper 4-7.
      ContributionsTasch, Paul., Collinson, James W., Collinson, James W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE350 .G46 papers 4-7, QE611.5A6 .G46 papers 4-7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. 63-117 :
      Number of Pages117
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2752635M
      ISBN 100875901840
      LC Control Number86104294

      The basic architecture of the range is still poorly understood, and in the central and southern Transantarctic Mountains the only modern data have been collected in the Queen Alexandra Range region (Wilson, ,). Many of the faults have been inferred from stratigraphic and .   Eric Holthaus Novem AM (UTC) This post originally appeared on Grist.. In a remote region of Antarctica known as Pine Island . Best Antarctica of All Time is a public top list created by Listnerd on on November 27th Items on the Best Antarctica of All Time top list are added by the community and ranked using our secret ranking sauce. Best Antarctica of All Time has gotten views and has gathered votes from voters. O O. Pseudo-crystals of Martite from the Mud Tank carbonatite, Strangway Range, Northern Territory, Australia. The Australian Mineralogist April pp. ; Crohn, P.W. & Moore, D.H., () The Mud Tank Carbonatite, Strangways Range, central Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics


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The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Author: Minoru Funaki. The paleomagnetic investigation of flows and sills from the Queen Alexandra Range, Antarctica Geology of the Central Transantartic Mountains. Antarctic Research SeriesCited by: PALEOMAGNETIC INVESTIGATION OF THE IGNEOUS SEQUENCE, SITEONTONG areas of Hthospheric weakness and Jurassic oceanic crust was capped by volcanic flows and intruded with sills range from °C (Figs.

2A-B) to °C (Figs. 2C-D). Although this. Hoffman J, Nairn AEM, Peterson DN () The paleomagnetic investigation of flows and sills from the Queen Alexandra Range investigation of flows and sills from the Queen Alexandra Range, Antarctica. In: Turner MD, Splettstoesser JF (eds) Geology of the Central Transantarctic : Gunter Faure, Teresa M.

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