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high pressure low temperature Earth interior setting  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • High pressure environment characterized by geothermal gradient significantly lower than standard continental geotherm; environment in which blueschist facies metamorphic rocks form. Typically associated with subduction zones.
DESCRIPTION
  • High pressure environment characterized by geothermal gradient significantly lower than standard continental geotherm; environment in which blueschist facies metamorphic rocks form. Typically associated with subduction zones.
IDENTIFIER
  • highPressureLowTemperatureEarthInteriorSetting
TITLE
  • high pressure low temperature Earth interior setting
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventEnvironmentValue/highPressureLowTemperatureEarthInteriorSetting
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