Refraction Survey At Kilauea East Rift Geothermal Area (Thomas, 1986)

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Exploration Activity: Refraction Survey At Kilauea East Rift Geothermal Area (Thomas, 1986)

Exploration Activity Details
Location Kilauea East Rift Geothermal Area
Exploration Technique Refraction Survey
Activity Date 1978 - 1987

Usefulness not indicated
DOE-funding Unknown

 
Exploration Basis
This study was conducted as part of the Geothermal Resources Assessment Program initiated in 1978
 
Notes
Seismic refraction surveys were conducted along the East Rift Zone to develop a cross-sectional model of the rift zone near well HGP-A. A 12- 17 km wide dike complex lying at a depth of 2 to 3 km was discovered.

 
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