Accession Number:

AD0844368

Title:

Crustal Structure of the Northeast Indian Ocean.

Descriptive Note:

Informal rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Seismic reflection and refraction measurements indicate that four separate velocity layers exist above the mantle in this area. Their combined thickness ranges from 4 to 8 km. The Mohorovicic Discontinuity occurs at a depth of 9.3 km. above sea level in several of the seismic sections shown. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE