1:1.5 million geotectonic map of the Tibeant Plateau and its surrounding areas


Since 2006, China Geological Survey Bureau has organized and implemented the work of "Integration and comprehensive research on the basic geological survey results of the Tibetan Plateau". Based on the 1:250,000 regional geological survey on the blank area of the Tibetan Plateau and the latest research results at home and abroad, with the integration and comprehensive research, one of a series of maps, "1:1.5 million geotectonic map of the Tibetan Plateau and its surrounding areas" have been compiled. It is published by the Geological Publishing House. The geotectonic environment of the geological body is analyzed according to the geotectonic facies division plan (3 major facies, 18 basic facies and 36 subfacies), with the 36 geotectonic subfacies as the basic mapping unit, the geotectonic map of the Tibetan Plateau and its surrounding areas is compiled. The projection of the map is Conformal Conic Projection, the first standard latitude is 28 °, the second standard latitude is 37 °, the central longitude is 89 °, and the projection origin latitude is 26 ° north latitude.

This data is obtained by scanning the paper map “1:1.5 million geotectonic map of the Tibetan Plateau and its surrounding areas” with a high-resolution scanner, and splicing the sub maps. In the process of scanning, keep the map surface as flat as possible to reduce the error. The copyright of the map belongs to the publishing house. This data can be used by researchers who are engaged in the geological and geomorphological research of the Tibetan Plateau, it can be used for the research of regional resources exploration, geological science research, construction of major engineering facilities, environmental protection and disaster prevention in the Tibetan Plateau.


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Geological Publishing House GPH. 1:1.5 million geotectonic map of the Tibeant Plateau and its surrounding areas. National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2019. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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Geographic coverage
East: 106.00 West: 72.00
South: 24.00 North: 40.00
Detail
  • Temporal resolution: 1 year < x < 10 year
  • File size: 46 MB
  • Browse count: 358 Times
  • Apply count: 5 Times
  • Share mode: online
  • Temporal coverage: 2006-01-01 To 2013-12-31
  • Updated time: 2019-11-06
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Distributor: National Tibetan Plateau Data Center

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