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Post avulsion channel- Section C Scene

VSA Author: Andrea Ortiz Karpf
Interpretations: 0
Date Created: 2015-03-20

Changes in channel-levee architecture in response to underlying bathymetry (compare with sections A and D-F). The black arrow points to the channel-levee complex. A more detailed explanation can be found in Ortiz-Karpf et al (2015). The link to the paper can be found in the docs and links tab.





Details:

  • Scene Administrator:
    • Andrea Ortiz Karpf
  • VSA Author:
    • Andrea Ortiz Karpf

Geological Interpretation

Tectonostratigraphic Style
Post-tectonic

Seismic Stratigraphy
Erosional truncation, Onlap

Depositional Architecture
Channel / Channel Levee, Mass Transport Complex

Depositional Environment
Upper

Depositional Processes
Turbidites, Mass Wasting and Transport

Sediment Composition
Siliciclastics

Age of Strata
Quaternary

Geological Context

Plate Settings and Margins
Subduction Zone

Tectonics
Plate-driven

Basin Setting
Subduction Accretion

Geographic Context

Physical Geography
Oceans

Political Geography
Colombia, Republic of

Geophysics

Survey Information
Marine, ≤4, Zero Phase, 3D, Migrated

Data Presentation
Vertical Scale - Depth