Igneous rocks of Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 61, Nauru Basin

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doi: 10.2973/dsdp.proc.61.122.1981
Author(s): Shcheka, Sergey
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
U.S.S.R. Acad. Sci., Far-East Geol. Inst., Vladivostok, USSR
Hawaii Inst. Geophys., United States
Wash. Univ., United States
Scripps Inst. Oceanogr., United States
Bundesanst. Geowissen. und Rohst., Federal Republic of Germany
Univ. Lille, France
Kobe Univ., Japan
Oxford Univ., United Kingdom
USSR Acad. Sci., USSR
Univ. Milan, Italy
Univ. Mich., United States
Univ. Southampton, United Kingdom
Iowa State Univ., United States
U. S. Geol. Surv., United States
Calif. Inst. Technol., United States
Univ. Oslo, Norway
Univ. Tokyo, Japan
Volume Title: Leg 61 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger; Apra, Guam to Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands; May-July 1978
Volume Author(s): Larson, Roger L.; Schlanger, Seymour O.; Batiza, Rodey; Boyce, Robert E.; Cepek, Pavel; de Wever, Patrick; Fujii, Naoyuki; Jenkyns, Hugh C.; Koporulin, Vladimir; Moberly, Ralph; Silva, Isabella Premoli; Rea, David; Riech, Volkher; Sayer, William O.; Seifert, Karl E.; Shcheka, Sergey; Sliter, William V.; Steiner, Maureen B.; Thiede, Joern; Thierstein, Hans R.; Tokuyama, Hidekazu; Vallier, Tracy; Windom, Ken; Shambach, James; Stout, Larry N.
Source: Leg 61 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger; Apra, Guam to Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands; May-July 1978, Roger L. Larson, Seymour O. Schlanger, Rodey Batiza, Robert E. Boyce, Pavel Cepek, Patrick de Wever, Naoyuki Fujii, Hugh C. Jenkyns, Vladimir Koporulin, Ralph Moberly, Isabella Premoli Silva, David Rea, Volkher Riech, William O. Sayer, Karl E. Seifert, Sergey Shcheka, William V. Sliter, Maureen B. Steiner, Joern Thiede, Hans R. Thierstein, Hidekazu Tokuyama, Tracy Vallier, Ken Windom, James Shambach and Larry N. Stout. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol.61, p.633-646. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0080-8334 CODEN: IDSDA6
Note: In English. 16 refs.; illus. incl. 17 tables
Summary: The basalts are typical oceanic tholeiite that seemingly crystallized under a crust of overlying water-saturated rocks which included ash. The ash represented alkali and tholeiitic basalts, plus olivine, Cr-diopside, spinel, and feldspar crystal fragments.
Year of Publication: 1981
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 05 Petrology, Igneous and Metamorphic; Alkalic composition; Ash; Basalts; Cenozoic; Chemical composition; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 462; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Electron probe data; Hawaiian-type eruptions; IPOD; Igneous rocks; Leg 61; Leg 89; Major elements; Mesozoic; Minor elements; Nauru Basin; Neogene; Oligocene; Pacific Ocean; Paleogene; Petrology; Pleistocene; Quaternary; Tertiary; Tholeiitic composition; Volcanic rocks; West Pacific
Coordinates: N071400 N071400 E1650100 E1650100
Record ID: 1982008787
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