Yucatan Platform Reconstruction

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General stratigraphy of the Yucatan platform and Gulf of Mexico. Diagram based on published literature on drill cores made by Pemex, UNAM and IODP / ICDP (Ward et al., 1995, Gulick et al., 2013); geometry and dimensions of impact from Kring (2005); cross section Gulf of Mexico by H. Levin (2013); deep crust interpretation by Christeson et al. (2009).

Gulf of Mexico units from H Levin (2013); Yucatan Platform units based on drilling cores from Ward et al. (1995).


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