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Deformation above mobile substrate - offshore Morocco Interpretation

VSA Author: Rob Butler
Date Created: 2021-02-01

Although the substrate is poorly-imaged, the geometry of shallow strata, represented by the high-frequency reflector series, is clear. These strata are probably contourites. The associated scenes (via the Regional project) show stunning fault geometries...


  • Interpretation Administrator:
    • Rob Butler
  • VSA Author:
    • Rob Butler

Geological Interpretation

Deformation Structures
Normal Faults, Salt

Tectonostratigraphic Style
Growth Strata, Syn-tectonic

Depositional Architecture

Depositional Environment
Marine Environment

Geological Context


Geographic Context

Political Geography
Morocco, Kingdom of


Survey Information
Marine, Multichannel 2D

Data Presentation
Vertical Scale - Time

Image Type
Vertical Profile