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toe thrusts - DW Namibia - version 1 Scene

VSA Author: Rob Butler
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Date Created: 2008-02-12

Toe thrusts in deep water Namibia. Note that this thumbnail has significant vertical exaggeration - the download is better!





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

Geological Interpretation

Deformation Structures
Forced Folds, Antiform, Ramps, Detachments, Imbricates

Tectonostratigraphic Style
Pre-tectonic, Post-tectonic

Seismic Stratigraphy
Onlap

Depositional Environment
Lower

Depositional Processes
Turbidites

Sediment Composition
Siliciclastics

Geological Context

Plate Settings and Margins
Passive

Tectonics
DW fold-thrust belts

Basin Setting
Passive Margin

Geographic Context

Physical Geography
Shelf-Slopes

Political Geography
Namibia, Republic of