Deep-sea trenches

Uit Kust Wiki
Versie door Ktopke (Overleg | bijdragen) op 18 jul 2008 om 13:05

(wijz) ← Oudere versie | Huidige versie (wijz) | Nieuwere versie → (wijz)
Ga naar: navigatie, zoeken
Definition of Deep-sea trenches:
Long, narrow and deep topographic depressions associated with volcanic arcs that together mark a collisional zone where one lithospheric plate is overriding another. [1]
This is the common definition for Deep-sea trenches, other definitions can be discussed in the article


References

  1. Pinet P.R. 1998.Invitation to Oceanography. Jones and Barlett Publishers. p. 508