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The Malpelo Plate is a small tectonic plate (a microplate) located off the coasts west of Ecuador and Colombia and south of Panama. The team of Researchers led by Rice geophysicist Richard Gordon named for an island and an underwater ridge it contains is the 57th plate to be discovered. Malpelo microplate is located west of the Galapagos Islands off the ..
Topics: Cocos Plate • Coiba Plate • Earth • Geology • Geology of Central America • Geology of Colombia • Geology of Ecuador • Geology of the Pacific Ocean • Malpelo Plate • Structure of the Earth • tectonic plates