Origin of the Challenger Knoll oil, Gulf of Mexico

Author(s): Edgar, N. Terence; Clayton, Jerry L.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
U. S. Geol. Surv., Reston, VA, United States
Volume Title: USGS research on energy resources 1992; program and abstracts
Volume Author(s): Carter, L. M. H., editor
Source: U. S. Geological Survey Circular, No.C1074, p.24-26; Eighth V. E. McKelvey forum on Mineral and energy resources , USGS research on energy resources, 1992, Houston, TX, Feb. 17-20, 1992, edited by L. M. H. Carter. Publisher: U. S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, United States. ISSN: 1067-084X CODEN: XICIA5
Note: In English; sketch map
Year of Publication: 1992
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 29 Economic Geology, Energy Sources; Atlantic Ocean; Biomarkers; Challenger Knoll; DSDP Site 2; DSDP Site 535; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Economic geology; Gas chromatograms; Genesis; Geochemical indicators; Gulf of Mexico; Hydrocarbons; IPOD; Leg 1; Leg 77; Mass spectra; North Atlantic; Organic compounds; Petroleum; Salt tectonics; Sigsbee Deep; Spectra; Tectonics; USGS
Coordinates: N232718 N232718 W0923512 W0923512
N234225 N234226 W0843058 W0843059
Record ID: 1992006631
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