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Middle America Subduction System



Present day agegrid of the Middle America 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 Middle America subduction system.


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Related Datasets

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. pdfnewicon.png