- Name: Total Sediment Thickness of the World's Oceans
& Marginal Seas
- Description: Compiled by the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC)...
Sediment thickness data were compiled from three principle sources:
previously published isopach maps, ...ocean drilling results...and seismic
reflection profiles archived at NGDC as well as seismic data and isopach
maps available as part of the IOC's Geological/Geophysical Atlas of the
Pacific (GAPA) project.
- Citation: Divins, D.L., NGDC Total Sediment Thickness of
the World's Oceans & Marginal Seas, July 3, 2006.
National Geophysical Data Center
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