Along the western coast of Chile, three of Earth’s tectonic plates intersect in a way that does not occur anywhere else on the planet.

Along the western coast of Chile, three of Earth’s tectonic plates intersect in a way that does not occur anywhere else on the planet. Image courtesy of Paula Keener, INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

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INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012

INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012: Expedition Purpose

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery