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The Manus Plate is a tiny tectonic plate located northeast of New Guinea. It is sandwiched between the North Bismarck Plate and the South Bismarck Plate.

Manus Plate
The Manus Plate
TypeMinor
Movement1north-west
Speed192mm/year
FeaturesPacific Ocean
1Relative to the African Plate

ReferencesEdit

50. Bird, P. (2003) An updated digital model of plate boundaries, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 4(3), 1027, doi:10.1029/2001GC000252. [1]

Coordinates: 3°02′13″S 150°27′22″E / 3.0370°S 150.4560°E / -3.0370; 150.4560