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Journal Article
Published: 15 March 2008
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2008) 179 (2): 147–160.
...). We have studied the N120° Rio Bravo fault zone probably inherited from the Jurassic opening of the gulf of Mexico. This fault zone is located along the international boundary between United States and Mexico. We demonstrate that it was active mainly during the Oligocene. In the Ojinaga area...
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Journal Article
Published: 15 March 2008
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2008) 179 (2): 161–174.
... plain of the Gulf of Mexico extending far to the south in Mexico, the NE Corsair fault zone offshore and the sinistral Rio Bravo fault zone, a reactivated segment of the Texas lineament. Offshore NE Mexico, in the main study area covered by available seismic profiles, we have evidenced below the main...
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Journal Article
Published: 15 March 2008
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2008) 179 (2): 117–128.
... data. This Cenozoic rifting episode is tectonically linked to left lateral motion along the Rio Bravo fault, a reactivated branch of the Texas lineament. 06 11 2007 29 01 2007 Société géologique de France Éditeur, Paris 2008 Extension crustale tertiaire dans le nord du golfe...
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The Mac Allen <span class="search-highlight">fault</span> scarp (in gray) dragged left laterally along the <span class="search-highlight">Rio</span> Br...
Published: 15 March 2008
F ig . 9. – The Mac Allen fault scarp (in gray) dragged left laterally along the Rio Bravo fault. The large number of production wells (courtesy of PEMEX) shows the dense control in subsurface for this fault. F ig . 9. – L’escarpement de la faille de Mc Allen entraîné par le mouvement
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Structural sketch map of the left lateral shear band wrenching the Sabins b...
Published: 15 March 2008
F ig . 11. – Structural sketch map of the left lateral shear band wrenching the Sabins basin between the Rio Bravo fault and San Marcos fault. Topographic contours every 400 m. Dashed gray lines from figure 7 . 1,2,3: location of sections figure 12 . F ig . 11. – Carte structurale synthétique
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Time map of the Cretaceous/Palaeocene boundary showing the flexure of this ...
Published: 15 March 2008
in red as well as the most significant faults in the Burgos basin on the Mexican side. Here the trace of the Rio Bravo fault zone is suggested with black dashed lines. F ig . 7. – Carte temps de la limite Crétacé-Paléocène montrant la flexure de ce réflecteur profond. La trace en surface de la
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Surface trace for growth <span class="search-highlight">faults</span> in the Burgos basin and localisation of the...
Published: 15 March 2008
lateral dragging of listric faults along the Rio Bravo fault. Dotted red line is the surface trace of the Early Miocene disconformity, poorly affected by strike slip motion. d: disconformity at the base of the Burgos basin. F ig . 6. – Tracé en surface des failles de croissance dans le bassin de Burgos
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Cenozoic tectonic of the Gulf of Mexico is controlled by the effects of the...
Published: 15 March 2008
and Oaxaca block) is being extended in a NW-SE direction and rotated counterclockwise. between the Veracruz fault and the Rio Bravo fault, the high plateaus and the Sierra Madre Oriental are extended in a NW-SE direction (Basin and Range). The coastal plain, that had been previously uplifted and eroded
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Tectonic sketch of the geodynamic Gulf of Mexico regional framework. Solid ...
Published: 15 March 2008
, EPR: East Pacific Rise, FO: Faja de Oro (Golden Lane atoll), LM-T: laguna Madre-Tuxpan, MAT: Middle America trench, RBFZ: Rio Bravo fault zone, SSP: Sigsbee salt basin, TMB: Tamaulipas-Misantla basin, VB: Veracuz basin, WFZ: Wilcox fault zone (Eocene). The counter-clockwise rotation of the Yucatan
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In a regional geodynamic framework, we locate the transpressional deep seat...
Published: 15 March 2008
foldbelt. Babia-San Marcos left-lateral shear band (Paleogene), BTF: buried thrust front, CFZ: Corsair fault zone (Oligocene to Present), CM: Chiapas massif, CSP: Campeche salt province, COB (continent-ocean boundary), LM-T: Laguna Madre - Tuxpan, RBFZ: Rio Bravo fault zone, SSP: Sigsbee salt province, TMB
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F ig . 1a. – Tectonic sketch of the geodynamic Gulf of Mexico regional fram...
Published: 15 March 2008
-lateral shear band (Paleogene), BB: Burgos basin, Corsair extensional zone (Oligocene to Present), CSP: Campeche salt province, LM-T: Laguna Madre-Tuxpan, RBFZ: Rio Bravo fault zone, SMOr: Sierra Madre Oriental, SSP: Sigsbee salt province, TMB: Tamaulipas-Misantla basin, VB: Veracuz basin, WFZ: Wilcox
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Sinistral wrenching of listric <span class="search-highlight">faults</span> in the Burgos basin and south Texas a...
Published: 15 March 2008
F ig . 10. – Sinistral wrenching of listric faults in the Burgos basin and south Texas above the Rio Bravo sinistral motion at depth. F ig . 10. – Crochons senestres des failles listriques du bassin de Burgos et Texas méridional au-dessus du jeu décrochant senestre de la faille du Rio Bravo
Series: AAPG Special Publication
Published: 01 January 1958
DOI: 10.1306/SV18350C4
EISBN: 9781629812434
... or stratigraphic changes have accounted for the major volume of production. Examples of this type of accumulation are fields on the Coalinga-Kettleman Hills anticline, the Elk Hills-Coles Levee anticline, the Rio Bravo-Greeley trend, the Wheeler Ridge-Tejon Ranch anticline and the Belridge anticline. Oil occurs...
Journal Article
Published: 15 March 2008
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2008) 179 (2): 107–116.
... and Oaxaca block) is being extended in a NW-SE direction and rotated counterclockwise. between the Veracruz fault and the Rio Bravo fault, the high plateaus and the Sierra Madre Oriental are extended in a NW-SE direction (Basin and Range). The coastal plain, that had been previously uplifted and eroded...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1940
AAPG Bulletin (1940) 24 (7): 1330–1333.
...EARL B. NOBLE Rio Bravo was the first field in the state to produce from sands below 11,000 feet, and for a while the discovery well was the deepest commercially productive oil well in the world. The action of these wells has demonstrated conclusively that depth is not necessarily an unfavorable...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 October 2001
GSA Bulletin (2001) 113 (10): 1324–1342.
... ∼60 m of offset. The geology of the Valle de Bravo region ( Fig. 3 ) is dominated by two normal faults, which bound an uplifted block of Oligocene silicic ignimbrite. The longest fault trends ∼N65°E and extends ∼60 km along the canyon of the Rio Tilostoc ( Fig. 3 ). The orientation...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2016
Environmental & Engineering Geoscience (2016) 22 (3): 195–207.
...Christopher J. Eastoe; Alfredo Granados Olivas; Barry J. Hibbs ABSTRACT Stable O and H isotopes and radioisotopes show that Río Bravo water recharged prior to the construction of Elephant Butte Dam is the principal source of groundwater in the Hueco Bolson aquifer beneath Ciudad Juárez. Mixing...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 March 1925
AAPG Bulletin (1925) 9 (2): 263–285.
... Company completed their No. 1 Hooks (Rio Bravo Oil Company No. 200), at a depth of 995 feet, with an estimated production of 500 barrels. This well was located near the middle of the north line of the J. F. Cotton 157-acre tract. Their No. 2 Hooks (Rio Bravo Oil Company No. 201), was drilled to 1,600 feet...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 November 1926
AAPG Bulletin (1926) 10 (11): 1171–1172.
... of Texas domes, goes largely to an amateur geologist, M. A. Davey, of Palestine, Texas. The original discovery by Mr. Davey was made several years ago, although the dome was actually proved only within the last two weeks, when the Humble-Rio Bravo joint test in the suspected area finally drilled into salt...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1963
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1963) 53 (6): 1361–1366.
...Herbert Thomas; William Bowes; Nelson Bravo S.; Aldo Moraga ABSTRACT Damage to the town of Rio Negro was extensive along a long thin ridge lying between Rio Forrahue and Rio Llay-Llay and on the adjacent banks. The damage was largely produced by mass movement, although the actual oscillatory ground...