Two types of active margins; convergent-compressional margins and convergent-extensional margins

Author(s): Aubouin, J.; Bourgois, J.; Azema, J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Pierre et Marie, Dep. Geotectonique, Paris, France
Univ. Tokyo, Japan
Volume Title: Advances in earth and planetary sciences; formation of active ocean margins
Volume Author(s): Nasu, N., editor; Kobayashi, K.; Uyeda, S.; Kushiro, I.; Kagami, H.
Source: p.109-129; OJI International Seminar on the formation of ocean margins, Tokyo, Japan, Nov. 21-23, 1983, edited by N. Nasu, K. Kobayashi, S. Uyeda, I. Kushiro and H. Kagami. Publisher: Terra Sci. Publ. Co., Tokyo, Japan
Note: In English. 44 refs.; illus. incl. sects., block diagr., strat. cols., geol. sketch maps
Year of Publication: 1986
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Barbados Trench; Cenozoic; Compression tectonics; Continental margin; Cretaceous; Deep Sea Drilling Project; East Pacific; Extension tectonics; IPOD; Leg 67; Leg 78A; Leg 84; Mesozoic; Middle America Trench; Miocene; Nankai Trough; Neogene; North Pacific; Northeast Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Oceanography; Pacific Ocean; Paleogene; Plate convergence; Plate tectonics; Subduction; Tectonics; Tectonophysics; Tehuantepec; Tertiary; West Pacific
Coordinates: N124000 N131000 W0905000 W0911000
N153111 N154245 W0583912 W0584340
N094341 N131708 W0860526 W0912335
Record ID: 1987059001
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