The Middle Oligocene Rock Strata (Tarjil Formation) in Ashdagh Mountain, Sangaw District, Sulaimani Governorate, Kurdistan Region , NE Iraq

Authors

  • Soran O. A. Kharajiany University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. Author

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17656/jzs.10262

Keywords:

Middle Oligocene Rock Strata, Tarjil Formation, Ashdagh Mountain

Abstract

The occurrence of Middle Oligocene rocks in Ashdagh Mountain is previously studied like Baba and Bajwan Formations; both of them belong to Middle Oligocene age; the former Formation represents reef- forereef deposits, while the latter one represents reef- backreef deposits. But Tarjil Formation was not studied in the mountain which is complementary of both Baba and Bajwan Formations and represents forereef- open sea- offshore deposits of the same age. The aim of this study is proving the occurrence of Middle Oligocene sedimentary rock of Tarjil Formation.

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Published

2013-06-25

How to Cite

The Middle Oligocene Rock Strata (Tarjil Formation) in Ashdagh Mountain, Sangaw District, Sulaimani Governorate, Kurdistan Region , NE Iraq. (2013). Journal of Zankoy Sulaimani - Part A, 15(3), 119-132. https://doi.org/10.17656/jzs.10262