Western Extension of Boundary between European and Iberian Plates during the Pyrenean Orogeny*

Abstract

-The kinematics of the Eocene episode of compression between the Iberian and European plates is examined. It is p r o p d that the boundary between the two plates extended West of the Pyrenees, dong the Spanish marginal trench to end West of King's trough at a triple point junction. The pole of relative rotation computed within this hypothesis lies near5g0N… (More)

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