Inferences Regarding Initiation of Oceanic Crust Formation from the U.S. East Coast Margin and Conjugate South Atlantic Margins

  1. W. Mohriak and
  2. M. Taiwani
  1. Manik Talwani1 and
  2. Vitor Abreu2

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM115p0211

Atlantic Rifts and Continental Margins

Atlantic Rifts and Continental Margins

How to Cite

Talwani, M. and Abreu, V. (2000) Inferences Regarding Initiation of Oceanic Crust Formation from the U.S. East Coast Margin and Conjugate South Atlantic Margins, in Atlantic Rifts and Continental Margins (eds W. Mohriak and M. Taiwani), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM115p0211

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rice University and Houston Advanced Research Center

  2. 2

    Unocal Corporation

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900988

Online ISBN: 9781118664490

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The US East Coast Margin

  • Definition of Ocean Continent Boundary from Migrated Seismic Data

  • South Atlantic Margin

  • Model for SDR's Emplacement Pelotas and Walvis Basins

  • Discussion and Conclusions