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Name Cap De Ses Salines
Site added 2008-04-24 14:41:00
Year of investigation 2003
Country Spain
Region Balearic Islands
Province SE Mallorca
Site type Area (1000 meters)
Time all
Latitude 39.2650
Longitude 3.0526
Datum WGS84
Elevation 4
Previous elevation
Distance 30
Previous distance
Geomorphic setting Other
Site Type
  • Coast
Site description Boulder accumulations in the form of extended ridge formations exhibiting good imbrication structures. Weight of boulders reaches approx. 10 tons and in cases up to 50 tons.
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Paleotsunamis [New]
Event n° Lab. youngest age Youngest calendar age Lab. oldest age Oldest calendar age Preferred age
Event n° 1 430±-- [--, --] 585±-- [--, --] --
Bibliography [Edit]
Authors Year Title Journal/Report
Kelletat D., Whelan F., Bartel P., Scheffers A. 2005 New tsunami evidences in southern Spain, Cabo de Trafalgar and Mallorca Island Geomorfologia litoral i Quaternari, U. Valencia Publications
Bartel P., Kelletat D. 2003 Erster Nachweis holozaner Tsunamis im westlichen Mitelmeergebiet (Mallorca, Spanien) mit einem Vergleich von Tsunami und Sturmwellenwirkung auf Festgesteinskusten Berichte Forschungs- und Technologiezentr. Westkuste der Univ. Kiel