Comparison of turbidite facies associations in modern passive-margin Mississippi Fan with ancient active-margin fans

Author(s): Shanmugam, G.; Moiola, R. J.; McPherson, J. G.; O'Connell, S.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
MObil Res. and Dev. Corp., Dallas, TX, United States
Tex. A&M Univ., United States
Volume Title: Sedimentary Geology
Source: Sedimentary Geology, 58(1), p.63-77. Publisher: Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISSN: 0037-0738 CODEN: SEGEBX
Note: In English. 31 refs.; illus. incl. 1 table, sects., sketch map
Year of Publication: 1988
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Active margins; Atlantic Ocean; Bottom currents; Cenozoic; Clastic rocks; Correlation; Currents; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Eocene; Europe; Gulf of Mexico; Hecho Group; Holocene; IPOD; Iberian Peninsula; Leg 96; Lithofacies; Mississippi Fan; North Atlantic; Ocean floors; Oceanography; Paleogene; Passive margins; Quaternary; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentation; Southern Europe; Spain; Submarine fans; Tertiary; Transport; Turbidite
Coordinates: N250404 N271137 W0855931 W0912433
Record ID: 1988061333
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