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Extensional faults
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Part-I : Normal-fault systems Seismic-reflection profile of a large normal fault
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Basic interpretation
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Different normal-fault styles
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Domino-style normal-faults
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Low-angle normal-faults And core complexes Mechanical issues should not form if σ 1 is vertical Core complex crustal extension and progressive rotation of normal faults Listric fault (shallows at depth)
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Unformatted text preview: Metamorphic core complex Eastern limb Eastern limb of the Ama Drime core complex as viewed towards the N-NW 4955 m 4784 m fault scarp (w/ 5 m of throw) m y l o n i t e z rock avalanches shoreline 3-stage rift model 2-models for rifting simple shear pure shear Northern North Sea pure & simple shear Models for extension during shortening...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course GEOL 340 taught by Professor Jessup during the Fall '10 term at University of Tennessee.

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