A geochemical study of 17 selected samples from basement cores recovered at sites 447, 448, 449, 450, and 451, Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 59

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doi: 10.2973/dsdp.proc.59.136.1981
Author(s): Wood, D. A.; Mattey, David P.; Joron, J. L.; Marsh, Nicholas G.; Tarney, John; Treuil, M.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Birm., Dep. Geol. Sci., Birmingham, United Kingdom
Tex. A&M Univ., United States
Rice Univ., United States
Univ. Bristol, United Kingdom
Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Mobil Oil Co., United States
Univ. Tokyo, Japan
Goethe Univ., Federal Republic of Germany
Univ. London, United Kingdom
Univ. Ill., United States
Cons. Naz. Ric., Italy
Scripps Inst. Oceanogr., United States
Georgian SSR Acad. Sci., USSR
Volume Title: Leg 59 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger, Naha, Okinawa to Apra, Guam; February-March 1978
Volume Author(s): Kroenke, Loren; Scott, Robert B.; Balshaw, Katherine M.; Brassell, Simon C.; Chotin, Pierre; Heiman, Mary E.; Ishii, Teruaki; Keating, Barbara H.; Martini, Erlend; Mattey, David P.; Rodolfo, Kelvin S.; Sartori, Renzo; Theyer, Fritz; Usher, John L.; Zakariadze, Guram; Orlofsky, Susan
Source: Leg 59 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger, Naha, Okinawa to Apra, Guam; February-March 1978, Loren Kroenke, Robert B. Scott, Katherine M. Balshaw, Simon C. Brassell, Pierre Chotin, Mary E. Heiman, Teruaki Ishii, Barbara H. Keating, Erlend Martini, David P. Mattey, Kelvin S. Rodolfo, Renzo Sartori, Fritz Theyer, John L. Usher, Guram Zakariadze and Susan Orlofsky. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol.59, p.743-752. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0080-8334 CODEN: IDSDA6
Note: In English; illus.
Summary: The tholeiites of crustal layer 2 at these sites are indistinguishable from those of the major oceans. Enrichment in Sr, La, Th, and U suggests metasomatism of the mantle wedge above a subducted zone.
Year of Publication: 1981
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; Basalts; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Geochemistry; IPOD; Igneous rocks; Lava; Leg 59; Major elements; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Pacific Ocean; Philippine Sea; Plate tectonics; Trace elements; Volcanic rocks; West Pacific
Coordinates: N162000 N180200 E1431700 E1330000
Record ID: 1981053828
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