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Salt diapirs bordering the continental margin of northern Kenya - southern Somalia

Salt diapirs bordering the continental margin of northern Kenya - southern Somalia
Salt diapirs bordering the continental margin of northern Kenya - southern Somalia
The presence of newly discovered diapirs of presumed salt origin is documented for the continental margin of northeastern Kenya and southeastern Somalia. These structures are probably a manifestation of a significant thickness of Lower Jurassic evaporites deposited during the rift and early-drift stages of the separation of Madagascar from the African continent.
0036-8075
663-665
Rabinowitz, P.D
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Coffin, M.F
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Falvey, D.A.,
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Rabinowitz, P.D
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Coffin, M.F
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Falvey, D.A.,
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Rabinowitz, P.D, Coffin, M.F and Falvey, D.A., (1982) Salt diapirs bordering the continental margin of northern Kenya - southern Somalia. Science, 215 (4533), 663-665. (doi:10.1126/science.215.4533.663).

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The presence of newly discovered diapirs of presumed salt origin is documented for the continental margin of northeastern Kenya and southeastern Somalia. These structures are probably a manifestation of a significant thickness of Lower Jurassic evaporites deposited during the rift and early-drift stages of the separation of Madagascar from the African continent.

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Published date: 5 February 1982

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Local EPrints ID: 50537
URI: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/50537
ISSN: 0036-8075
PURE UUID: 3fc68150-d241-49a3-95f1-6681ad6d5a3a

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Date deposited: 06 Mar 2008
Last modified: 13 Mar 2019 20:51

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Author: P.D Rabinowitz
Author: M.F Coffin
Author: D.A., Falvey

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