Magnetostratigraphy and sedimentary evolution of the late Miocene to early Pleistocene sediments, Quseir region, Egyptian Red Sea

Author(s): Lean, Candida B.; Hounslow, Mark W.; Vine, Frederick J.; Harwood, Gill M.; Elvidge, Liz; Fisk, Kevin; Kendall, Alan C.; Montgomery, Paul
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of East Anglia, School of Environmental Sciences, Norwich, United Kingdom
Volume Title: Geophysical Journal International
Source: Geophysical Journal International, 133(2), p.435-450. Publisher: Blackwell Scientific, Oxford, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0956-540X
Note: In English. 49 refs.; illus., incl. 1 table, strat. cols., geol. sketch map
Year of Publication: 1998
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Abu Dabbab Formation; Africa; Cenozoic; DSDP Site 225; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Egypt; Gabir Member; Indian Ocean; Kosseir Egypt; Leg 23; Lithostratigraphy; Lower Pleistocene; Magnetization; Magnetostratigraphy; Marine sediments; Miocene; Natural remanent magnetization; Neogene; North Africa; Paleomagnetism; Pleistocene; Pliocene; Quaternary; Red Sea; Red Sea Basin; Red Sea region; Relative age; Remanent magnetization; Reversals; Rifting; Safaga Egypt; Samh Member; Sea-level changes; Sediments; Shagara Formation; Tertiary; Tortonian; Unconformities; Upper Miocene; Wardan Formation
Coordinates: N260600 N264000 E0342000 E0335000
Record ID: 1998038430
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