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Early cretaceous uplift in the ellsworth mountains of west antarctica.
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PMID:  17739957     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Apatite fission-track analysis of samples covering a 4.2-kilometer vertical section from the western flank of Vinson Massif, Antarctica's highest mountain, indicates that the Ellsworth Mountains were uplifted by 4 kilometers or more during the Early Cretaceous following the initial separation of East and West Gondwana and accompanying the opening of the Weddell Sea. Relief of at least 1.8 kilometers has persisted in the Ellsworth Mountains since the Early Cretaceous, and a maximum of 3 kilometers of uplift has occurred since that time.
P G Fitzgerald; E Stump
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Science (New York, N.Y.)     Volume:  254     ISSN:  0036-8075     ISO Abbreviation:  Science     Publication Date:  1991 Oct 
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Created Date:  2010-06-08     Completed Date:  2010-07-02     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  0404511     Medline TA:  Science     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  92-4     Citation Subset:  -    
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