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Uplift History of the Prince Charles Mountains and the East Antarctic Shield
Entry ID: ASAC_528

Abstract: From the abstracts of the two referenced papers:

Antarctica's Lambert graben, Australia's North West Shelf, and the eastern Indian Peninsula all host thick, fault-bounded Permian-Triassic successions. These terranes were adjacent to each other in Gondwana. The Lambert graben intersects the modern coastline, strikes oblique to shelf architecture, and has a geophysical signature that ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -10.0   S: -38.0   E: 130.0   W: 110.0
  N: -66.0   S: -72.0   E: 70.0   W: 60.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-09-01
Stop Date: 1996-03-31
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Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints A pdf copy of the two referenced papers are available for download from the provided URL.
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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
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Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 21.4 MB
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 9344 6538
Fax: +61 3 9344 7761
Email: c.wilson at
Contact Address:
School of Earth Sciences
University of Melbourne
Province or State: Victoria
Postal Code: 3052
Country: Australia
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Arne D.C. (1994) Phanerozoic exhumation history of northern Prince Charles Mountains (East Antarctica). Antarctic Science 6(1). 69-84

Harrowfield M., Holdgate G.R., Wilson C.J.L., McLoughlin S. (2005) Tectonic significance of the Lambert graben, East Antarctica: Reconstructing the Gondwanan rift. Geology 33(3). 197-200
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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