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The crustal structure of China from deep seismic sounding profiles

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/research/structure/crust/china.php

Summary of results of Deep Seismic Sounding (DSS) profiles in China with links to a sample DSS profile, contour map of China with crustal thickness, crustal columns and maps showing profile locations and seismic data.

by Li, Songlin and Mooney, Walter D.
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Crust (earth), Geologic structure, Geology, Seismic methods, Seismic refraction methods, Tectonic processes
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China
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