1:1000000 northern North Sea Bouguer anomaly gravity map

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Authors:Tully, M. C.; Donato, J. A.
Author Affiliations:Primary:
Br. Geol. Surv., Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Other:
Goal Pet., United Kingdom
Source:BGS Report, 16(6), 6p. Publisher: British Geological Survey, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0950-9313. ISBN: 0-11-884358-3
Publication Date:1985
Note:In English. 23 refs. Gravity surv. map 1:1,000,000
Summary:A striking regional feature is the absence of large negative anomalies corresponding with the position of the major North Sea graben system: some form of isostatic compensation must be invoked. A broad gravity high on the upthrown side of the western boundary faults of the Viking graben has an associated magnetic anomaly and may be related to a buried granite batholith on the East Shetland Platform. [R.A.H.]
Subjects:Bouguer anomalies; Geophysical methods; Geophysical surveys; Gravity anomalies; Gravity methods; Gravity survey maps; Maps; Surveys; Atlantic Ocean; Europe; Great Britain; North Atlantic; North Sea; Orkney Islands; Scotland; United Kingdom; Viking Graben; Western Europe; Halibut Horst; Inner Moray Firth basin; Northern North Sea; Unst basin; Gravity survey map
Coordinates:N530000 N620000 E0060000 W0050000
Abstract Numbers:86M/2614
Record ID:1986014981
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom
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