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The extensional domain, offshore Namibia Scene

VSA Author: Rob Butler
Interpretations: 1
Date Created: 2009-08-17

An uninterpreted version of the extensional domain, offshore Namibia, with a vertical exaggeration of approximately 3.75:1, assuming a constant velocity of 2.7 km/s.



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Namibian extensional domain with growth strata Interpretation

VSA Author: Rob Butler
Date Created: 2009-08-17

A structural interpretation of the extensional domain to the gravitational system, offshore Namibia, showing arbitrarily selected correlations across faults and wedges of growth strata (green and blue tones). The base of the growth strata is outlined by the thick blue pick. These sections have a vertical exaggeration of approximately 3.75:1, assuming a constant velocity of 2.7 km/s. ...



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  • Scene Administrator:
    • Rob Butler
  • VSA Author:
    • Rob Butler

Geological Context

Plate Settings and Margins
Passive

Tectonics
DW fold-thrust belts, Shale

Basin Setting
Passive Margin

Geographic Context

Physical Geography
Shelf-Slopes

Political Geography
Namibia, Republic of

Geophysics

Survey Information
Marine, Multichannel 2D

Data Presentation
Vertical Scale - Time, Amplitude

Image Type
Vertical Profile