Mineralogy, petrology, and diagenesis of sediments at Site 530, Southeast Angola Basin

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doi: 10.2973/dsdp.proc.75.123.1984
Author(s): Stow, Dorrik A. V.; Miller, John
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Edinburgh, Grant. Inst. Geol., Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Volume Title: Initial reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project covering Leg 75 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger, Walvis Bay, South Africa to Recife, Brazil, July-September, 1980
Volume Author(s): Hay, William W.; Sibuet, Jean-Claude; Barron, Eric J.; Brassell, Simon C.; Dean, Walter E.; Huc, Alain Y.; Keating, Barbara H.; McNulty, Charles L.; Meyers, Philip A.; Nohara, Masato; Schallreuter, Roger E. L.; Steinmetz, John C.; Stow, Dorrik A. V.; Stradner, Herbert; Boyce, Robert E.; Amidei, Rosemary
Source: Initial reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project covering Leg 75 of the cruises of the drilling vessel Glomar Challenger, Walvis Bay, South Africa to Recife, Brazil, July-September, 1980, William W. Hay, Jean-Claude Sibuet, Eric J. Barron, Simon C. Brassell, Walter E. Dean, Alain Y. Huc, Barbara H. Keating, Charles L. McNulty, Philip A. Meyers, Masato Nohara, Roger E. L. Schallreuter, John C. Steinmetz, Dorrik A. V. Stow, Herbert Stradner, Robert E. Boyce and Rosemary Amidei. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, 75( Part 2), p.857-873. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0080-8334 CODEN: IDSDA6
Note: In English. 24 refs.; illus. incl. 7 plates, strat. cols.
Summary: Cathodoluminescence and XRD were used to study the mineralogy: mainly carbonate, quartz, feldspar, volcaniclasts, smectite, mixed-layer clays, illite, chlorite and kaolinite. All the data are interpreted in terms of depositional history.
Year of Publication: 1984
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 06 Petrology, Sedimentary; Algae; Angola Basin; Areal studies; Atlantic Ocean; Basins; Carbonate sediments; Cathodeluminescence; Cenozoic; Chlorite; Chlorite group; Clastic sediments; Clay; Clay mineralogy; Clay minerals; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 530; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Diagenesis; Diatoms; Evolution; Framework silicates; IPOD; Illite; Kaolinite; Leg 75; Marine sediments; Materials; Mesozoic; Microfossils; Mixed-layer minerals; Plantae; Quartz; Sedimentary basins; Sedimentary petrology; Sedimentary rocks; Sediments; Sheet silicates; Silica minerals; Silicates; Smectite; South Atlantic; Southeast Atlantic; Upper Cretaceous; Upwelling; Volcaniclastics; Walvis Ridge
Coordinates: S191115 S191115 E0092309 E0092309
Record ID: 1985008602
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