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1 GNS Science, Private Bag 1930, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand 2 GNS Science, P. Box 30368, Lower Hutt 5040, New Zealand 3 SGEES, Victoria University of Wellington, P. Box 600, Wellington 6140, New Zealand 4 Service Géologique de Nouvelle Calédonie, B. 465, Nouma 98845, New Caledonia 5 School of Geosciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia region of the southwest Pacific Ocean is made up of continental crust.

The region has elevated bathymetry relative to surrounding oceanic crust, diverse and silica-rich rocks, and relatively thick and low-velocity crustal structure. 2017 10.1130/GSATG321A.1 Earth’s surface is divided into two types of crust, continental and oceanic, and into 14 major tectonic plates (Fig. In combination, these divisions provide a powerful descriptive framework in which to understand and investigate Earth’s history and processes.

Dietmar Mller, Belinda Brown, Takemi Ishihara, and Sergey Ivanov. Double flood basalts and plume head separation at the 660 kilometer discontinuity, Science, 266, 1367-1369. Underlying fracture zone nature of Astrid Ridge off Antarctica, Queen Maud Land, J. Refined spreading history of the Southwest Indian Ridge for the last 96 Ma, with the aid of satellite data, Geophys. The Tablelands is a unique North Queensland destination well worth a visit.Call our local team for advice on your Tablelands Holiday Welcome to the Atherton Tablelands!

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