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Palaeozoic oceanic crust preserved beneath the eastern Mediterranean
Granot, R. (2016). Palaeozoic oceanic crust preserved beneath the eastern Mediterranean. Nature Geoscience 9(9): 701-705.
In: Nature Geoscience. Nature Publishing Group: London. ISSN 1752-0894, more
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    Geodynamics; Geology; Tectonics; Marine

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  • Granot, R.

    Most oceanic crust is subducted back into Earth’s mantle within 200 million years of formation. Analysis of magnetic data from the eastern Mediterranean reveals oceanic crust formed up to 340 million years ago, as part of an ancient ocean basin.

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