La charnela entre el geanticlinal y el miogeosinclinal tiene un rumbo E-O
English translation: the hinge line between the geoanticline and the miogeosyncline has E-W strike
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19:48 Jul 4, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Science - Geology / geological report
Spanish term or phrase:La charnela entre el geanticlinal y el miogeosinclinal tiene un rumbo E-O
La charnela entre el geanticlinal y el miogeosinclinal tiene un rumbo E-O y coincide con la posicion de la faja plegada de rumbo similar......
The hinge point/axis between the geanticline and the miogeosyncline is orientated E-W
Explanation: …or is orientated from East to West
Charnela: hinge point, hinge axis, pivotal fault
"The collided area of the Caribbean plate to the west of the Mona Passage undergoes widespread Neogene shortening (Pubellier et al., 2000) while the uncollided area to the east of the Mona Passage in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands is characterized mainly by counterclockwise rotation about a ***hinge point*** in the Mona Passage, broad arching of the Puerto Rico–Virgin Islands arch, normal faulting related to separation from the collided area of Hispaniola, and strike-slip faulting."