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Basin inversion in the English Channel 2 - interpretation Interpretation

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

Shaded relief perspective view showing details of seabed outcrop adjacent to the northern margin of the Channel basin. White dashed lines mark stratigraphic boundaries and black dashed lines mark structural elements. Image presented at the "Frontiers of Seismic Geomorphology" showcase held at the Geological Society, London, June, 2010.


  • Interpretation Administrator:
    • Taija Torvela
  • VSA Author:
    • Jenny Collier

Geological Interpretation

Deformation Structures

Geological Context

Inversion, Rifts

Geographic Context

Physical Geography
Marginal Seas, Shelves

Political Geography
United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland


Survey Information
Marine, Multichannel 2D

Image Type
Horizon/Surface Map