From rifting to spreading in the eastern Gulf of Aden; a geophysical survey of a young oceanic basin from margin to margin

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doi: 10.1111/j.1365.3121.2004.00550.x
Author(s): Leroy, Sylvie; Gente, Pascal; Fournier, Marc; d'Acremont, Elia; Patriat, Philippe; Beslier, Marie-Odile; Bellahsen, Nicolas; Maia, Marcia; Blais, Angelina; Perrot, Julie; Al-Kathiri, Ali; Merkouriev, Serge; Fleury, Jean-Marc; Ruellan, Pierre-Yves; Lepvrier, Claude; Huchon, Philippe
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Université P. et M. Curie, Laboratoire de Tectonique, Paris, France
Other:
IUEM, France
Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, France
Géosciences Azur, France
Institut Français du Pétrole, France
Directorate of Minerals, Oman
Ecole et Observatoire de Physique du Globe de Strasbourg, France
Total, France
Ecole des Mines de Paris, France
Volume Title: Terra Nova
Source: Terra Nova, 16(4), p.185-192. Publisher: Blackwell, Oxford, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0954-4879
Note: In English. 45 refs.; illus., incl. sketch map
Year of Publication: 2004
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; 20 Geophysics, Applied; Alula-Fartak Fault; Arabian Sea; Basins; Bathymetry; Bouguer anomalies; Cenozoic; Continental drift; Continental margin; Crust; Deformation; Discontinuities; Earthquakes; Faults; Geophysical methods; Geophysical profiles; Geophysical surveys; Grabens; Gravity anomalies; Gravity methods; Gulf of Aden; Horsts; Indian Ocean; Leg 149; Magmas; Mid-ocean ridges; Neogene; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean basins; Ocean floors; Oceanic crust; Plate tectonics; Residual anomalies; Rifting; Sea-floor spreading; Segmentation; Seismic methods; Seismic profiles; Seismicity; Sheba Ridge; Socotra Fault; Sounding; Strike-slip faults; Surveys; Systems; Tertiary; Topography; Transfer faults; Transform faults; Volcanism
Coordinates: N130000 N160000 E0544500 E0513000
Record ID: 2005032429
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