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Basin inversion in the English Channel 1 Regional Project

VSA Author: Jenny Collier
Scenes: 1
Interpretations: 1
Date Created: 2010-08-18

Shaded relief perspective view of seabed bathymetry and seismic line in the Channel Basin. The inset shows the approximate image location. Image presented at the "Frontiers of Seismic Geomorphology" showcase held at the Geological Society, London, June, 2010.



Scenes related to this Regional Project

Basin inversion in the English Channel 1 - seismic line Scene

VSA Author: Jenny Collier
Interpretations: 0
Date Created: 2010-08-31

The reflection seismic line used in the construction of the perspective view of the regional project. Image presented at the "Frontiers of Seismic Geomorphology" showcase held at the Geological Society, London, June, 2010.

Interpretations related to this Regional Project

Basin inversion in the English Channel 1 - interpretation Interpretation

VSA Author: Jenny Collier
Date Created: 2010-08-31

Shaded relief perspective view of seabed bathymetry and seismic line showing the Wight fault, a major basin-bounding inverted fault separating the marginal Hampshire basin from the Channel Basin. Note how the trace of the fault is highlighted in the seabed imagery. In this, and following four figures, the inset shows the approximate image location. Image presented at the "Frontiers of...



Details:

  • Regional Project Administrator:
    • Taija Torvela
  • VSA Author:
    • Jenny Collier

Geological Context

Tectonics
Inversion, Rifts

Geographic Context

Physical Geography
Marginal Seas, Shelves

Political Geography
United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland

Geophysics

Survey Information
Marine, Multichannel 2D