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Northern North Sea basin

TheNorth Seais part of theAtlantic Oceanin northernEurope. It is located betweenNorwayandDenmarkin the east,ScotlandandEnglandin the west,Germany, theNetherlandsBelgiumandFrancein the south. Thegeology of the North Seadescribes thegeologicalfeatures such aschannelstrenches, andridgestoday and the geological history,plate tectonics, geological events that created them. A geologicalbasinis a large low-lying area or depression. It is often below sea level. Depressions are typically formed …