Intrusion of basaltic sills into highly porous sediments, and resulting hydrothermal activity

Author(s): Einsele, G.; Gieskes, J. M.; Curray, J.; Moore, D. M.; Aguayo, E.; Aubry, M. P.; Fornari, D.; Guerrero, J.; Kastner, M.; Kelts, K.; Lyle, M.; Matoba, Y.; Molina-Cruz, A.; Niemitz, J.; Rueda, J.; Saunders, A.; Schrader, H.; Simoneit, B.; Vacquier, V.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Scripps Inst. Oceanogr., La Jolla, Calif., United States
Woods Hole Oceanogr. Inst., United States
Lamont-Doherty Geol. Obs., United States
Oreg. State Univ., United States
Stanford Univ., United States
Dickinson Coll., United States
Univ. Calif. Los Ang., United States
Volume Title: Nature (London)
Source: Nature (London), 283(5746), p.441-445. Publisher: Macmillan Journals, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0028-0836 CODEN: NATUAS
Note: In English. 26 refs.; illus. incl. table, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1980
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Basaltic composition; Basins; Contact; DSDP Site 477; DSDP Site 478; DSDP Site 479; DSDP Site 480; DSDP Site 481; Deep Sea Drilling Project; East Pacific; Geochemistry; Geothermal systems; Grade; Guaymas Basin; Gulf of California; Hydrothermal alteration; Hydrothermal processes; IPOD; Intrusions; Leg 64; Low-grade metamorphism; Mechanism; Metallogeny; Metamorphism; Metasomatism; Mineral deposits, genesis; North Pacific; Northeast Pacific; Ocean floors; Oceanography; Organic compounds; Organic materials; Pacific Ocean; Pore water; Porosity; Processes; Properties; Sediments; Sills; Thermal alteration
Coordinates: N263500 N275800 W1110000 W1120000
Record ID: 1980025065
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