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Title: Fallon FORGE: 3D Geologic Model

Abstract

The 3D geologic model for the Fallon for site was constructed in EarthVision software using methods similar to (Moeck et al., 2009, 2010; Faulds et al., 2010b; Jolie et al., 2012, 2015; Hinz et al., 2013a; Siler and Faulds, 2013; Siler et al., 2016a, b) - References are included in archive. The model contains 48 faults (numbered 1-48), and 4 stratigraphic surfaces from oldest to youngest (1) undivided Mesozoic basement, consisting of Mesozoic metasedimentary, metavolcanic, and plutonic units (Mzu); (2) Miocene volcanic and interbedded sedimentary rocks, consisting primarily of basaltic and basaltic andesite lava flows (Tvs); and (3) late Miocene to Pliocene (i.e., Neogene) undivided sedimentary rocks (Ns); and (4) Quaternary sediments (Qs). The two files contain points that describe nodes along the fault surfaces and stratigraphic horizons.

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Other Number(s):
1014
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0007160
Product Type:
Dataset
Research Org.:
DOE Geothermal Data Repository; Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Geothermal Technologies Program (EE-2C)
Subject:
15 Geothermal Energy
Keywords:
geothermal; energy; FORGE; EGS; Geology; Model; EarthVision; Faults; Stratigraphy; vetted-no; 3D; Fallon; NV; 3D modeling; faulting; structure; Nevada; modelling; geologic
OSTI Identifier:
1452745
DOI:
10.15121/1452745

Citation Formats

Blankenship, Doug, and Siler, Drew. Fallon FORGE: 3D Geologic Model. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.15121/1452745.
Blankenship, Doug, & Siler, Drew. Fallon FORGE: 3D Geologic Model. United States. doi:10.15121/1452745.
Blankenship, Doug, and Siler, Drew. 2018. "Fallon FORGE: 3D Geologic Model". United States. doi:10.15121/1452745. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1452745. Pub date:Thu Mar 01 00:00:00 EST 2018
@article{osti_1452745,
title = {Fallon FORGE: 3D Geologic Model},
author = {Blankenship, Doug and Siler, Drew},
abstractNote = {The 3D geologic model for the Fallon for site was constructed in EarthVision software using methods similar to (Moeck et al., 2009, 2010; Faulds et al., 2010b; Jolie et al., 2012, 2015; Hinz et al., 2013a; Siler and Faulds, 2013; Siler et al., 2016a, b) - References are included in archive. The model contains 48 faults (numbered 1-48), and 4 stratigraphic surfaces from oldest to youngest (1) undivided Mesozoic basement, consisting of Mesozoic metasedimentary, metavolcanic, and plutonic units (Mzu); (2) Miocene volcanic and interbedded sedimentary rocks, consisting primarily of basaltic and basaltic andesite lava flows (Tvs); and (3) late Miocene to Pliocene (i.e., Neogene) undivided sedimentary rocks (Ns); and (4) Quaternary sediments (Qs). The two files contain points that describe nodes along the fault surfaces and stratigraphic horizons.},
doi = {10.15121/1452745},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {3}
}

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