Ross Ice Shelf Tectonic Setting Map and Cross Section

Ross Ice Shelf map and cross section

Detailed Description

Ross Ice Shelf Tectonic Setting: a) A simplified tectonic map showing the position of the newly mapped tectonic boundary beneath the Ross Ice Shelf, within a generalized tectonic reconstruction of the Mesozoic convergent margin of the Gondwana supercontinent, and b) A geological–tectonic cross-section across the Ross Ice Shelf region.  Figure 2 from Tinto and others, 2019,


Image Dimensions: 1814 x 2053

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Location Taken: AQ