Accession Number : AD0682172

Title :   APPLICATION OF DEEP SEISMIC SOUNDING FOR STUDYING THE CRUSTAL STRUCTURE OF CENTRAL ASIA,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Volvovskii,B. S. ; Volvovskii,I. S. ; Egorkin,A. V. ; Ryaboi,V. Z.

Report Date : 07 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The results of continuous profiling by deep seismic sounding (DSS) conducted in Central Asia since 1958 are briefly reviewed and summarized. Analysis of DSS data from western regions of Central Asia shows a qualitative similarity of wave patterns recorded in different areas. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, *ASIA), (*SEISMIC WAVES, REFLECTION), SEISMOLOGICAL STATIONS, THICKNESS, REFRACTION, ATTENUATION, MOHOROVICIC DISCONTINUITY, SEDIMENTARY ROCK, DEPOSITS, INTERFACES, GRAVITY, BASALT, LITHOSPHERE, METAMORPHIC ROCK, USSR

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Seismology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE