Is it oceanic or continental crust?

  1. hi all.
    anyone here know why some of the Earth's crust which by simple inspection appears to be oceanic crust has been labelled as continental crust by NOAA?

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  2. jcsd
  3. Simon Bridge

    Simon Bridge 15,261
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    Because, on closer inspection, that is what it turns out to be.
     
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