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

DEFINITION
  • The outermost layer or shell of the Earth, defined according to various criteria, including seismic velocity, density and composition; that part of the Earth above the Mohorovicic discontinuity, made up of the sial and the sima.
DESCRIPTION
  • The outermost layer or shell of the Earth, defined according to various criteria, including seismic velocity, density and composition; that part of the Earth above the Mohorovicic discontinuity, made up of the sial and the sima.
IDENTIFIER
  • crustalSetting
TITLE
  • crustal setting
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventEnvironmentValue/crustalSetting
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Event Environment