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Geological mapping 1:50,000 in the Thundergut area (Olympus and Asgard Range, Taylor Glacier), South Victoria Land
Entry ID: K112_1988_1989_NZ_1

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Abstract: 1:50,000 geological mapping of the Thundergut area was conducted covering an area from the western tip of the Kukri Hills, as far west as the Solitary Rocks, Friis Hills and Asgard Ranges and as far north as the Wright Valley, with the northern limits determined by the time available. Mapping involved an examination of all rock types encountered in the field. Basement studies will attempt to ... View entire text
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Description: Rock samples are catalogued on the PETLAB database. Search under Collector for I.M. Turnbull, P.J. Forsyth and RJ Sewell and Country = Antarctica.
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.5   S: -78.0   E: 162.5   W: 160.0

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Quality All data is in the publications. Rock samples are held by GNS and are catalogued in the PETLAB database. Please contact the investigator for more information.
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Allibone, A.H. Forsyth, P.J. Sewell, R.J. Turnbull, I.M. Bradshaw, M.A. 1991 Geology of the Thundergut Sheet, southern Victoria Land, Antarctica 1:50 000. Map (1 sheet) and notes. Wellington Department of Scientific and Industrial Research New Zealand Geological Survey miscellaneous series map 21
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