Structure and inferred mechanical properties of the decollement zone, Costa Rica convergent margin

Author(s): Tobin, H.; Vannucchi, P.; Meschede, M.; Saito, S.
Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 170, Shipboard Scientific Party, College Station, TX
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Socorro, NM, United States
Universita di Modena, Italy
Universität Tubingen, Federal Republic of Germany
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, United States
Volume Title: AGU 1997 fall meeting
Source: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 78(46 Suppl.), p.707; American Geophysical Union 1997 fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 8-12, 1997. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096-3941 CODEN: EOSTAJ
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 1997
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 30 Engineering Geology; Accretionary wedges; Central America; Clastic sediments; Clay; Continental margin; Cores; Costa Rica; Decollement; Deformation; Density; Diagenesis; East Pacific; Electrical logging; Faults; Fluid dynamics; Hemipelagic environment; Leg 170; Lineation; Marine environment; Marine sediments; Mass movements; Mechanical properties; ODP Site 1040; ODP Site 1043; Ocean Drilling Program; Pacific Ocean; Physical properties; Plate convergence; Resistivity; Sediments; Shear; Slickensides; Slumping; Soil mechanics; Stress; Style; Well-logging
Coordinates: N093943 N093943 W0861045 W0861045
N093916 N093916 W0861109 W0861109
Record ID: 2001062903
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