The West Philippine Basin; an Eocene to early Oligocene back arc basin opened between two opposed subduction zones

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doi: 10.1029/2001JB001706
Author(s): Deschamps, Anne; Lallemand, Serge
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Japan Marine Science and Technology Center, Deep Sea Research Department, Yokosuka, Japan
Other:
Université Montpellier II, France
Volume Title: Journal of Geophysical Research
Source: Journal of Geophysical Research, 107(B12), 24p. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0148-0227
Note: In English. 134 refs.; illus., incl. 3 tables, geol. sketch maps
Year of Publication: 2002
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Absolute age; Ar/Ar; Asia; Back-arc basins; Basin analysis; Basins; Caroline Islands; Cenozoic; Cores; Dates; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Far East; Japan; Kyushu; Leg 31; Lower Oligocene; Magnetic anomalies; Micronesia; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Oceania; Oligocene; Pacific Ocean; Palau; Paleogene; Philippine Sea; Philippine Sea Plate; Plate boundaries; Plate tectonics; Rifting; Rotation; Sea-floor spreading; Subduction zones; Tertiary; Volcanism; West Pacific; West Philippine Basin
Coordinates: N000000 N180000 E1300000 E1180000
Record ID: 2004061682
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