By Derek Blundell, Roy Freeman, Stephan Mueller
A Continent published offers the findings of the ecu Geotraverse (EGT)--a special research of the tectonic evolution of the continent of Europe and the 1st complete go part of the continental lithosphere. The undertaking produced maps and geologic profiles, alongside a 250 kilometer vast swath stretching 4600 kilometers from Scandinavia to the Mediterranean, which shape a 3 dimensional photograph of the constitution, homes, and composition of the continental lithosphere of Europe in an atlas layout. the various facts that include the maps also are awarded on an compact disc (ROM). The dialogue quantity, the maps, and a e-book containing gravity, electrical, and magnetic box info represent the full boxed set. The paperback dialogue quantity is usually to be had individually.
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Meanwhile, a wide ocean, the so-called Tornquist Sea', was opening between the ice-covered relics and the northward drifting and anticlockwise rotating Baltica, Figure 2-2. 5 BALTICA'S DIVERSIFICATION Most of Baltica was covered by shallow epicontinental seas during the Cambrian and Ordovician and today, shelf-type Cambrian and Ordovician sediments still fringe the Baltic Shield. In those parts of Baltica that are now known as the East European Platform, 20 A CONTINENT REVEALED | sedimentation continued with little interruption throughout the Palaeozoic, persisting in places even into Mesozoic times.
Later, the NARS stations were moved to record for a year across Spain and Portugal as part of the ILIHA project, the full results from which have yet to emerge. 2 SEISMIC EXPLORATION OF THE CRUST ALONG EGT Seismic normal incidence, wide-angle reflection and refraction surveys are the techniques best suited to probe the detailed structure of the Earth's crust and lower lithosphere. Energy sources for deep penetration are explosives on land or offshore, vibrators on land or offshore, and large airgun systems at sea.
Thick lines: deep reflection profiles; BABEL line 4 (B4), BABEL line A (BA), DEKORP-2N (D2), North German basin (H2), NFP-20/CROP eastern and southern traverses (NE-NE/CP). Lithosphere Heterogeneity and Anisotropy Project (ILIHA). NARS array stations shown as filled circles. References are in the text. along a huge number of intersecting pathways through the crust and upper mantle beneath Europe. With such a high density of sampling, it is possible to use the same technique as applied in medicine to scan the human body by ultrasound or X-rays, and invert the travel time information mathematically to create a three-dimensional image of the interior.
A Continent Revealed: The European Geotraverse by Derek Blundell, Roy Freeman, Stephan Mueller