Age of the oceanic lithosphere, from Straume et al. (2019), with superposed oceanic Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) from Torsvik & Cocks (2016).

Age of the oceanic lithosphere, from Straume et al. (2019), with superposed oceanic Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) from Torsvik & Cocks (2016) coloured in light blue. NAIP: North Atlantic Igneous Province, HALIP: High Arctic Large Igneous Province. The Scientific colour map lajolla is used to represent ocean-plate age accurately and to all readers.

  • Creator: Eivind O. Straume
  • This version: 03.09.2021
  • License: Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
  • Specific citation: This graphic by Eivind O. Straume from Straume et al. (2019) is available via the open-access s-Ink repository.
  • Related reference: Related reference: Straume, E. O., Gaina, C., Medvedev, S., Hochmuth, K., Gohl, K., Whittaker, J. M., et al. (2019). GlobSed: Updated total sediment thickness in the world’s oceans. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 20, 1756– 1772. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GC008115
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