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China—Tectonic Map

Tectonic map showing the major tectonic units in and around China: SCB=South China Block, NCB=North China Block, INM=Inner Mongolia, OUM=Outer Mongolia, SSF=South Siberian or Mongol-Okhotsk Foldbelt, SIB=Siberian Block, KAZ=Kazakhstan Block, JB=Junggar Block, TAR=Tarim Block, IND=Indian Block. White areas between blocks in China are broad 'foldbelts' composed of smaller blocks, accreted terranes and subduction complexes.


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