Paleomagnetic Rotations and the Japan Sea Opening

  1. Brian Taylor and
  2. James Natland
  1. Laurent Jolivet1,
  2. Hidetoshi Shibuya2 and
  3. Marc Fournier3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM088p0355

Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific

Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific

How to Cite

Jolivet, L., Shibuya, H. and Fournier, M. (1995) Paleomagnetic Rotations and the Japan Sea Opening, in Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific (eds B. Taylor and J. Natland), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM088p0355

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratoire De Géologie, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

  2. 2

    Department of Earth Sciences, University of Osaka Prefecture, Japan

  3. 3

    Laboratoire De Géologie, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900452

Online ISBN: 9781118663967

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Keywords:

  • Geology—Pacific Ocean;
  • Continental margins—East Asia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Problem Setting

  • Paleomagnetic Constraints

  • Deformation of the Japan Arc During the Japan Sea Opening

  • Strike-Slip Shear Zones and Paleomagnetic Rotations

  • Reconstructions

  • Conclusion