Mineralogy of Cenozoic sediments cored during Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 79 as determined by X-ray diffraction

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doi: 10.2973/dsdp.proc.79.110.1984
Author(s): Schumann, Dieter
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Forschungslab. Deutschen Kalkind., Bonn, Federal Republic of Germany
Scripps Inst. Oceanogr., United States
Univ. Aston, United Kingdom
Lamont-Doherty Geol. Obs., United States
Geol. Surv. Can., Bedford Inst. Oceanogr., Canada
Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Univ. Colo., United States
Univ. Mont., United States
Inst. Erdöl und Organ. Geochem., Federal Republic of Germany
Tex. A&M Univ., United States
Univ. München, Federal Republic of Germany
Kans. Geol. Surv., United States
Fla. State Univ., United States
Volume Title: Initial reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project; Las Palmas, Grand Canary Island to Brest, France, July-December, 1979
Volume Author(s): Hinz, Karl; Winterer, Edward L.; Baumgartner, Peter O.; Bradshaw, Martin J.; Channell, James E. T.; Jaffrezo, Michel; Jansa, Lubomir F.; Leckie, R. Mark; Moore, Johnnie N.; Rullkötter, Jürgen; Schaftenaar, Carl Howard; Steiger, Torsten H.; Vuchev, Vassil T.; Wiegand, George E.; Blakeslee, Jan H.
Source: Initial reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project; Las Palmas, Grand Canary Island to Brest, France, July-December, 1979, Karl Hinz, Edward L. Winterer, Peter O. Baumgartner, Martin J. Bradshaw, James E. T. Channell, Michel Jaffrezo, Lubomir F. Jansa, R. Mark Leckie, Johnnie N. Moore, Jürgen Rullkötter, Carl Howard Schaftenaar, Torsten H. Steiger, Vassil T. Vuchev, George E. Wiegand and Jan H. Blakeslee. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol.79, p.395-398. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0080-8334 CODEN: IDSDA6
Note: In English. 3 refs.; illus. incl. 1 table
Summary: The principal minerals determined off Morocco by XRD are calcite, quartz, feldspar, dolomite, halite, illite, smectite, kaolinite, chlorite, sepiolite and palygorskite.
Year of Publication: 1984
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Algae; Areal studies; Atlantic Ocean; Cape Verde Atlantic; Cenozoic; Chemically precipitated rocks; Chert; Clastic rocks; Clastic sediments; Clay mineralogy; Clay minerals; Claystone; Composition; Cores; DSDP Site 544; DSDP Site 545; DSDP Site 546; DSDP Site 547; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Eocene; Foraminifera; IPOD; Illite; Invertebrata; Kaolinite; Leg 79; Marine sediments; Mazagan Plateau; Microfossils; Miocene; Nannofossils; Neogene; North Atlantic; Oceanography; Oligocene; Ooze; Paleogene; Plantae; Porcellanite; Protista; Sedimentary rocks; Sediments; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Smectite; Tertiary; Thallophytes; X-ray data
Coordinates: N332000 N335000 W0092000 W0094000
Record ID: 1985045547
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