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PREFERRED TERM
continental rift setting  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Extended terrane in a zone of continental breakup, may include incipient oceanic crust. Examples include Red Sea, East Africa Rift, Salton Trough.
DESCRIPTION
  • Extended terrane in a zone of continental breakup, may include incipient oceanic crust. Examples include Red Sea, East Africa Rift, Salton Trough.
IDENTIFIER
  • continentalRiftSetting
TITLE
  • continental rift setting
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventEnvironmentValue/continentalRiftSetting
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