Current plate motions

@inproceedings{Gordon1988CurrentPM,
  title={Current plate motions},
  author={Richard G. Gordon and Charles Demets and Seth Stein and Donald F. Argus and Dale F. Woods},
  year={1988}
}
SUMMARY We determine best-fitting Euler vectors, closure-fitting Euler vectors, and a new global model (NUVEL-1) describing the geologically current motion between 12 assumed-rigid plates by inverting plate motion data we have compiled, critically analysed, and tested for self-consistency. We treat Arabia, India and Australia, and North America and South America as distinct plates, but combine Nubia and Somalia into a single African plate because motion between them could not be reliably… 

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