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Journal of Geological Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 247983, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/247983
Research Article

Thessaloniki Mud Volcano, the Shallowest Gas Hydrate-Bearing Mud Volcano in the Anaximander Mountains, Eastern Mediterranean

1Institute of Geology and Mineral Exploration, Entrance C, Spyrou Louis 1, Olympic Village, Acharne, 13677 Athens, Greece
2Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, 46th km Athens-Sounion BP712, 19013 Anavyssos, Greece
3Department of Sedimentary and Marine Geology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
4Department of Geochemistry, Faculty of Earth Sciences, Utrecht University, 80021 Budapestla-an 4, 3508 TA Utrecht, The Netherlands
5Institut de Sciences del Mar, Paseo Maritimo de la Barceloneta 37-49, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
6Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe Geozentrum Hannover, Stilleweg 2, D-30655 Hannover, Germany
7Technische Universität Berlin, Mullerv Bresslau Strasse, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Received 2 June 2011; Revised 16 August 2011; Accepted 12 September 2011

Academic Editor: Michela Giustiniani

Copyright © 2011 C. Perissoratis et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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