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collision zone


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collision zone

collision zone

collision zone

collision zone

collision zone

Lithospheric structure of the continent—continent collision zone: eastern Turkey

Models of crustal flow in the India-Asia collision zone

Characterizing the intracrustal low velocity zone beneath northwest India–Asia collision zone

Multiple-frequency tomography of the upper mantle beneath the African/Iberian collision zone

Lithospheric structure beneath the Zagros collision zone resolved by non-linear teleseismic tomography

Right-lateral shear across Iran and kinematic change in the Arabia—Eurasia collision zone

A strong seismic velocity contrast in the shallow mantle across the Zagros collision zone (Iran)

Earthquake processes of the Himalayan collision zone in eastern Nepal and the southern Tibetan Plateau

Offset on the Main Recent Fault of NW Iran and implications for the late Cenozoic tectonics of the Arabia–Eurasia collision zone

Lateral structural variation across a collision zone in central Hokkaido, Japan, as revealed by wide-angle seismic experiments

Lithospheric structure of the Arabian and Eurasian collision zone in eastern Turkey from S-wave receiver functions

A lithospheric cross-section through the Swiss Alps—II. Constraints on the mechanical structure of a continent-continent collision zone

Generation of Arc and Within-plate Chemical Signatures in Collision Zone Magmatism: Quaternary Lavas from Kurdistan Province, Iran

Lamproitic Rocks from a Continental Collision Zone: Evidence for Recycling of Subducted Tethyan Oceanic Sediments in the Mantle Beneath Southern Tibet

 

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A type of convergent margin in which two continents or island arcs have collided. The zone may be marked by young fold mountains, a suture, ophiolites, scattered, mostly shallow earthquakes, and faults with relatively short lengths of outcrop.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Environmental Science.


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