Mineralogy of sediments cored during Deep Sea Drilling Project Legs 58-60 in the North and South Philippine Sea; results of X-ray diffraction analyses

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doi: 10.2973/dsdp.proc.60.118.1982
Author(s): Nagel, Ulrich; Mueller, German; Schumann, Dieter
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Heidelberg, Inst. Sedimentforsch., Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany
Volume Title: Leg 60 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger; Apra, Guam to Apra, Guam; March-May 1978
Volume Author(s): Lee, Marianna, editor; Powell, Robert; Hussong, Donald M.; Uyeda, Seiya; Blanchet, Rene; Bleil, Ulrich; Ellis, C. Howard; Francis, Timothy, J. G.; Fryer, Patricia; Horai, Ki-Iti; Kling, Stanley; Meijer, Arend; Nakamura, Kazuaki; Natland, James H.; Packham, Gordon H.; Sharaskin, Anatoly Ya.
Source: Leg 60 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger; Apra, Guam to Apra, Guam; March-May 1978, Marianna Lee, Robert Powell, Donald M. Hussong, Seiya Uyeda, Rene Blanchet, Ulrich Bleil, C. Howard Ellis, Timothy Francis, J. G., Patricia Fryer, Ki-Iti Horai, Stanley Kling, Arend Meijer, Kazuaki Nakamura, James H. Natland, Gordon H. Packham and Anatoly Ya. Sharaskin. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol.60, p.415-435. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0080-8334 CODEN: IDSDA6
Note: In English. 2 refs.; illus. incl. 3 tables, sketch map
Summary: The sediments consist mainly of quartz, feldspar, pyroxenes, and amphiboles; only two have a high carbonate content. The clay minerals are mainly smectite and illite with minor chlorite and kaolinite.
Year of Publication: 1982
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Areal studies; Clay mineralogy; Daito Ridge; Deep Sea Drilling Project; IPOD; Kyushu-Palau Ridge; Leg 58; Leg 59; Leg 60; Mariana Islands; Mariana Trench; Marine sediments; Micronesia; Mineral composition; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Oceania; Oceanography; Pacific Ocean; Philippine Sea; Sediments; West Pacific; X-ray data
Coordinates: N100000 N350000 E1500000 E1250000
Record ID: 1982040400
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