Facies comparison of modern Mississippi Fan and ancient fans

Author(s): Shanmugam, Ganapathy; Damuth, John E.; Moiola, Richard J.; O'Connell, Suzanne
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Mobil Res. and Dev. Co., Dallas, TX, United States
Lamont-Doherty Geol. Obs., United States
Volume Title: AAPG annual convention with divisions; SEPM/EMD/DPA; technical program and abstracts
Source: AAPG Bulletin, 70(5), p.647; American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1986 annual meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 15-18, 1986. Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, OK, United States. ISSN: 0149-1423 CODEN: AABUD2
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 1986
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Atlantic Ocean; Clastic rocks; Clastic sediments; Conglomerate; Currents; DADP Site 617; DSDP Site 614; DSDP Site 615; DSDP Site 621; DSDP Site 622; Debris flows; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Gulf Coastal Plain; Gulf of Mexico; IPOD; Leg 96; Lithofacies; Marine sediments; Mass movements; Mississippi Fan; North Atlantic; Oceanography; Sand; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentation; Sediments; Silt; Slumping; Submarine fans; Transport; Turbidite; Turbidity currents
Coordinates: N250404 N250405 W0860812 W0860813
N251320 N251321 W0855931 W0855932
N264351 N264352 W0882945 W0882946
N264124 N264125 W0882849 W0882850
N250404 N271137 W0855931 W0912433
Record ID: 1986077578
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