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Journal Article
Journal: Lithosphere
Published: 16 May 2019
Lithosphere (2019) 11 (4): 560-580.
...Daniel B. Imrecke; Alexander C. Robinson; Lewis A. Owen; Jie Chen; Lindsay M. Schoenbohm; Kathryn A. Hedrick; Thomas J. Lapen; Wenqiao Li; Zhaode Yuan Abstract We present field and analytical results from the Tashkurgan and Waqia valleys in the southeastern Pamir that shed new light on the tectonic...
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Proposed tectonic model for the <b>southeastern</b> <b>Pamir</b> modified from  Robinson ...
Published: 16 May 2019
Figure 11. Proposed tectonic model for the southeastern Pamir modified from Robinson et al. (2012) . (A) Triassic: Paleo-Tethys and Asian convergence resulted in Karakul-Mazar terrane and volcanic arc. (B) Jurassic: Final closure of the Paleo-Tethys resulting in Central Pamir terrane thrust
Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 October 2003
Geology (2003) 31 (10): 849-852.
... collision that may have been accommodated by formation of a thick crust—much thicker than is currently thought—and/or by continental subduction. We present new petrologic data and radiometric ages from xenoliths in Miocene volcanic rocks in the southeastern Pamir mountains that suggest that Gondwanan...
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Journal Article
Journal: Lithosphere
Published: 01 December 2014
Lithosphere (2014) 6 (6): 443-455.
...Barbara Carrapa; Fariq Shazanee Mustapha; Michael Cosca; George Gehrels; Lindsay M. Schoenbohm; Edward R. Sobel; Peter G. DeCelles; Joellen Russell; Paul Goodman Abstract The Pamir is the western continuation of Tibet and the site of some of the highest mountains on Earth, yet comparatively little...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 30 June 2017
GSA Bulletin (2017) 129 (11-12): 1450-1471.
... as two distinct, oppositely verging thrust belts. Deformation initiated at opposite margins of the Tajik foreland basin, adjacent the southwest Tian Shan and northwest Pamir Mountains, and propagated toward the center of the basin, eventually incorporating the foreland basin entirely into a composite...
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Journal Article
Journal: Lithosphere
Published: 18 April 2018
Lithosphere (2018) 10 (4): 494-511.
... location of the Mamazair conglomerate in the southeastern Pamir ( Fig. 2 ). The largest contiguous outcrop of the Mamazair conglomerate is located ∼40 km south-southeast of the town of Murghab and ∼20 km east of the village of Mamazair, in the footwall of the Mamazair thrust fault ( Figs. 3 and 6...
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Journal Article
Journal: Lithosphere
Published: 23 May 2019
Lithosphere (2019) 11 (4): 507-523.
...Xinwei Chen; Hanlin Chen; Edward R. Sobel; Xiubin Lin; Xiaogan Cheng; Jiakai Yan; Shaomei Yang Abstract In response to collision and convergence between India and Asia during the Cenozoic, convergence took place between the Pamir and South Tian Shan. Here we present new detrital zircon U-Pb ages...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 2010
GSA Bulletin (2010) 122 (1-2): 145-161.
... the south-dipping Main Pamir Thrust and associated faults to the south (e.g., Burt-man and Molnar, 1993 ), it is not presently clear how deformation is absorbed at the southeastern end of the fault, in the Western Kunlun Shan. Although the fault system appears to link with the north-directed Hotan fold...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2007
GSA Bulletin (2007) 119 (7-8): 882-896.
... presented here) argues against any kinematic link with the Karakorum fault to the south ( Robinson et al., 2004 ). Active internal deformation within the Pamir also occurs along a series of northwest-striking right-slip faults in the southeastern Pamir region (e.g., the Aksu-Murgab and East Pamir faults...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2004
GSA Bulletin (2004) 116 (7-8): 953-973.
...Alexander C. Robinson; An Yin; Craig E. Manning; T. Mark Harrison; Shuan-Hong Zhang; Xiao-Feng Wang Abstract The late Cenozoic Kongur Shan extensional system lies along the northeastern margin of the Pamir at the western end of the Himalayan-Tibetan orogen, accommodating east-west extension...
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Geologic map of the <b>southeastern</b> part of the South <b>Pamir</b> terrane, near the ...
Published: 18 April 2018
Figure 4. Geologic map of the southeastern part of the South Pamir terrane, near the village of Kyzylrabot, based on field mapping. Map location is shown in Figure 2 . K v —Cretaceous volcanic rocks, Jr—undifferentiated Jurassic rocks, Q f —Quaternary fluvial deposits; otherwise the map units
Journal Article
Journal: GeoArabia
Publisher: Gulf Petrolink
Published: 01 January 2009
GeoArabia (2009) 14 (1): 147-210.
... remains strong due to its position between the mountain chains of the Middle East and the collisional ranges of the Pamirs and Himalayas. A special feature of Tethyan geodynamics is the presence of Cimmerian (latest Triassic to earliest Cretaceous) continental blocks, microcontinents, or terranes located...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2011
Journal of Paleontology (2011) 85 (3): 489-501.
... Block, consist of P. minitumidiscula n. sp., P. macilenta, P. tumidiscula, E. pseudosimplex, E. aff. E. laudoni, and E. sp. Early Permian fusulinids from both northern and southern Baoshan Blocks are dominated by Pseudofusulina and Eoparafusulina species and they are similar to those from Central Pamir...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 March 2006
GSA Bulletin (2006) 118 (3-4): 349-365.
... as a syncline, along which a paleoriver flowed to the east into the Qaidam basin. To the southwest, this river valley merges with the trace of the Altyn Tagh fault. The latter and its westward continuation are interpreted to have extended to the northern margin of the Pamir folded belt north of the western...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geosphere
Published: 01 April 2007
Geosphere (2007) 3 (2): 71-85.
... and southern Karakoram, respectively, and movement of the Tibetan Plateau at a rate of 6–13 mm/yr toward the east-southeast relative to the Pamirs. We also find that the Gozha–Longmu Co fault system likely initiated between 10 and 3 Ma to accumulate 25–32 km of total left separation. We suggest that the Gozha...
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Journal Article
Journal: Lithosphere
Published: 13 February 2019
Lithosphere (2019) 11 (3): 333-347.
... Himalayan syntaxes, has hampered the investigation of correlations between tectonic blocks in the Tibetan Plateau with those in southeastern Asia. The North Lancangjiang tectonic belt is known to connect with the Longmu Co–Shuanghu suture to the west and the Changning-Menglian suture to the south...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 June 1979
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1979) 69 (3): 773-823.
...R. C. Quittmeyer; K. H. Jacob abstract Both historical (noninstrumental) and modern (instrumental) data are compiled and critically reviewed to document the seismicity of Pakistan, Afghanistan, northwestern India, southeastern Iran, and neighboring areas. Earthquakes occurring between 1914 and 1965...
Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1996
Journal of the Geological Society (1996) 153 (5): 729-744.
.... Results of detailed mapping near Lake Hazar (eastern Taurus mountains) Geology of the Taurus Belt 1984 Ankara, Turkey 223 228 General Directorate of Mineral Research and Exploration Hempton M. R. Structure and deformation history of the Bitlis suture near Lake Hazar, southeastern Turkey...
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2000.173.01.22
EISBN: 9781862394216
... A pilot investigation of the Neogene and Quaternary volcanism associated with this plate convergence in southeastern Turkey has been carried out, where few sites have previously been isotopically dated. The first aim of this paper is to summarize this region's tectonic evolution...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2013
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2013) 184 (4-5): 501-514.
... l’Atlantique Nord (branche principale et branche du golfe de Gascogne). Abstract We present new data constraining the Late Jurassic to Early Cretaceous evolution of the Southeastern French basin (SFB). Meso-scale faults with displacement of several decimeters to 1–2 meters were sampled for geometric...
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