Fast Paleogene Motion of the Pacific Hotspots from Revised Global Plate Circuit Constraints

  1. Mark A. Richards,
  2. Richard G. Gordon and
  3. Rob D. Van Der Hilst
  1. Carol A. Raymond1,
  2. Joann M. Stock2 and
  3. Steven C. Cande3

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM121p0359

The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motions

The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motions

How to Cite

Raymond, C. A., Stock, J. M. and Cande, S. C. (2000) Fast Paleogene Motion of the Pacific Hotspots from Revised Global Plate Circuit Constraints, in The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motions (eds M. A. Richards, R. G. Gordon and R. D. Van Der Hilst), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM121p0359

Author Information

  1. 1

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

  2. 2

    Seismological Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

  3. 3

    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, CA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909790

Online ISBN: 9781118668535

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Keywords:

  • Plate tectonics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Global Plate Circuit Tests of Hotspot Fixity

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions