A new paleogeographic configuration of the Eurasian landmass resolves a paleomagnetic paradox of the Tarim Basin (China)

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Gilder, Stuart,; Gomez, Julia; Chen, Yan; Cogné, Jean-Pascal;
  • Publisher: American Geophysical Union (AGU)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1029/2007TC002155
  • Subject: [ SDU.STU.TE ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Tectonics | 91.45.Dh | [SDU.STU.TE]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Tectonics | [SDE.MCG]Environmental Sciences/Global Changes | Asia | Paleomagnetism | Asia. | Permian | tectonics | paleogeography | [ SDE.MCG ] Environmental Sciences/Global Changes | Jurassic

International audience; New paleomagnetic data from Permian red beds and Middle Jurassic limestones from the Tarim Basin pose a paradox. Their declinations are similar to Upper Carboniferous to Neogene rocks collected from the same sections, and their inclinations paral... View more
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