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FIRE 1 CMP 11 000-20 000 Regional Project

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Date Created: 2009-09-01

The southern part of the FIRE profile 1 covers CMPs 11 000-20 000 (c. 275-500 km). The grey scale image is of a migrated section, published in Kukkonen et al. 2006 (see docs & links for publication link).

Interpretations related to this Regional Project

Crustal structure, southern Finland, from FIRE 1 Interpretation

VSA Author: Rob Butler
Date Created: 2021-06-09

Annotated interpretation of the FIRE 1 South deep seismic line. This image ties to a YouTube video on "The Shear Zone" channel on deep seismic interpretatiuon of the FIRE profile... see doc and links to connect!

FIRE 1 CMP 11 000-20 000 interpretation Interpretation

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Date Created: 2010-01-12

Interpretation by Korja et al. (2006). The FIRE 1 deep seismic reflection profile crosses over a major Palaeoproterozoic plate boundary in the Fennoscandian Shield, the Svecofennian – Karelian suture zone where Archaean Karelian craton and its cover have been juxtaposed with Palaeoproterozoic Svecofennian island arc rocks. Surface lithology combined with both variable area wiggle-trac...


  • Regional Project Administrator:
    • Taija Torvela
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Geological Interpretation

Shield, Moho

Geological Context

Plate Settings and Margins
Orogenic belts, Continental

Orogenic Belt

Geographic Context

Physical Geography

Political Geography
Finland, Republic of


Survey Information
Multichannel 2D, Onland, >10s, Migrated

Data Presentation
Amplitude, Reflectivity, Vertical Scale - Depth

Image Type
Vertical Profile