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
Other:
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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