Evidence for footwall rotation in an oceanic core complex from IODP core samples reoriented using borehole wall imagery

Author(s): Morris, A.; Gee, J. S.; Pressling, N.; John, B. E.; MacLeod, C. J.; Grimes, C. B.; Searle, R. C.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Plymouth, School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, Plymouth, United Kingdom
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, United States
University of Wyoming, United States
Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Durham University, United Kingdom
Volume Title: AGU 2008 fall meeting
Source: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 89(53 Suppl.); American Geophysical Union 2008 fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 15-19, 2008. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096-3941 CODEN: EOSTAJ
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 05 Petrology, Igneous and Metamorphic; 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantis Seamount; Boreholes; Cores; Crust; Detachment faults; Faults; Gabbros; Geometry; Igneous rocks; Imagery; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Lower crust; Mantle; Metamorphic core complexes; Mid-Atlantic Ridge; Mid-ocean ridges; North Atlantic; Ocean floors; Orientation; Paleomagnetism; Plate tectonics; Plutonic rocks; Rotation; Samples; Sampling; Sea-floor spreading; Spreading centers; Upper mantle
Coordinates: N340000 N340000 W0301500 W0301500
Record ID: 2010049032
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