Andes Subduction System
Present day agegrid of the Andes subduction system. Graph in bottom left is of the age of subducting lithosphere along strike of the trench. Thin black lines are present day plate boundaries. Thick white lines are extinct spreading ridges.
Palaeo agegrids of the Andes subduction system.
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Global Present Day Age Grids
Global Palaeo Age Grids
Global Plate Boundaries
Sdrolias and Müller, 2006, Controls on Back-arc Basin Formation, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, Vol. 7, Q04016, doi:10.1029/2005GC001090.