In situ evidence for dextral active motion at the Arabia-India plate boundary

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doi: 10.1038/ngeo.2007.24
Author(s): Fournier, Marc; Chamot-Rooke, Nicolas; Petit, Carole; Fabbri, Olivier; Huchon, Philippe; Maillot, Bertrand; Lepvrier, Claude
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Ecole Normale Supérieure, Laboratoire de Géologie, Paris, France
Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Université de Franche-Comté, France
Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France
Volume Title: Nature Geoscience
Source: Nature Geoscience, 1(1), p.54-58. Publisher: Nature Publishing Group, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 1752-0894
Note: In English. 30 refs.; illus., incl. sect., geol. sketch maps
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; 20 Geophysics, Applied; Active faults; Arabia-India-Somalia triple junction; Arabian Plate; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Earthquakes; Faults; Geophysical methods; Geophysical profiles; Geophysical surveys; Indian Ocean; Indian Plate; Kinematics; Lateral faults; Movement; Owen fracture zone; Plate boundaries; Plate convergence; Plate tectonics; Right-lateral faults; Seismic methods; Seismic profiles; Strike-slip faults; Surveys; Three-dimensional models; Triple junctions
Coordinates: N150000 N153000 E0600000 E0590000
Record ID: 2009040906
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