Seismic velocity structure of the Newfoundland rifted margin; evidence for thinned continental crust, unroofed mantle and slow-spreading oceanic crust

Author(s): Van Avendonk, H. J.; Holbrook, W. S.; Nunes, G. T.; Shillington, D. J.; Tucholke, B. E.; Louden, K. E.; Larsen, H. C.; Hopper, J. R.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Texas, Austin, TX, United States
University of Wyoming, United States
National Oceanography Centre, United Kingdom
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, United States
Dalhousie University, Canada
Hokkaido University, Japan
Texas A&M University, United States
Volume Title: AGU 2005 fall meeting
Source: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 86(52 Suppl.); American Geophysical Union 2005 fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 5-9, 2005. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096-3941 CODEN: EOSTAJ
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 2005
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; 20 Geophysics, Applied; Canada; Continental crust; Continental lithosphere; Continental margin; Crust; Eastern Canada; Exhumation; Geophysical methods; Geophysical profiles; Geophysical surveys; Geotraverses; Grand Banks; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Leg 210; Lithosphere; Lower mantle; Mantle; Metasomatism; Newfoundland; Newfoundland and Labrador; ODP Site 1276; ODP Site 1277; Ocean Drilling Program; Oceanic crust; Plate tectonics; Refraction; Rifting; Sea-floor spreading; Seismic methods; Seismic profiles; Serpentinization; Surveys; Tomography; Upper mantle; Velocity structure
Coordinates: N452400 N452400 W0444700 W0444700
N451200 N451200 W0442600 W0442600
Record ID: 2009052062
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