Apatite fission track analysis of sites 959 and 960 on the transform continental margin of Ghana, West Africa

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doi: 10.2973/odp.proc.sr.159.004.1998
Author(s): Clift, Peter D.; Carter, Andrew; Hurford, Anthony J.
Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 159, Shipboard Scientific Party, College Station, TX
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Department of Geology, Woods Hole, MA, United States
Other:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, United States
Ocean Drilling Program, United States
Geological Survey Department, Ghana
University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
University of Michigan, United States
Université Joseph Fourier, France
Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Université de Perpignan, France
Institute of Oceanographic Sciences, United Kingdom
University of Leicester, United Kingdom
University of Tsukuba, Japan
University of Nebraska at Lincoln, United States
University of Miami, United States
University of Tokyo, Japan
Texas A&M University, United States
University of Missouri at Rolla, United States
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Universität Tübingen, Federal Republic of Germany
Australian Geological Survey Organisation, Australia
University of Oulu, Finland
University of Bremen, Federal Republic of Germany
University College, United Kingdom
Volume Title: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, scientific results, Côte d'Ivoire-Ghana transform margin, eastern Equatorial Atlantic; covering Leg 159 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Dakar, Senegal, to Las Palmas, Canary Islands, sites 959-962, 3 January-2 March 1995
Volume Author(s): Mascle, Jean; Lohmann, G. P.; Clift, Peter D.; Akamaluk, Thomas; Allerton, Simon; Ask, Maria Vera Susanna; Barrera, Enriqueta C.; Barton, Eric; Basile, Christophe; Bellier, Jean-Pierre; Benkhelil, Jean; Brantuoh, Emmanuel K.; Edwards, Rosemary Anne; Ewert, E. Lee; Goncalves, Carlos A.; Hisada, Ken-ichiro; Holmes, Mary Anne; Janik, Aleksandra G.; Lohmann, Kyger C.; Morita, Sumito; Mortera-Gutierrez, Carlos A.; Norris, Richard D.; Oboh, Francisca E.; Pickett, Elizabeth A.; Pletsch, Thomas; Ravizza, Greg; Shafik, Samir; Shin, Im Chul; Strand, Kari O.; Wagner, Thomas; Watkins, David K.; Clift, Peter D.; Swanson, Susan E.; Garman, Phyllis M.
Source: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, scientific results, Côte d'Ivoire-Ghana transform margin, eastern Equatorial Atlantic; covering Leg 159 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Dakar, Senegal, to Las Palmas, Canary Islands, sites 959-962, 3 January-2 March 1995, Jean Mascle, G. P. Lohmann, Peter D. Clift, Thomas Akamaluk, Simon Allerton, Maria Vera Susanna Ask, Enriqueta C. Barrera, Eric Barton, Christophe Basile, Jean-Pierre Bellier, Jean Benkhelil, Emmanuel K. Brantuoh, Rosemary Anne Edwards, E. Lee Ewert, Carlos A. Goncalves, Ken-ichiro Hisada, Mary Anne Holmes, Aleksandra G. Janik, Kyger C. Lohmann, Sumito Morita, Carlos A. Mortera-Gutierrez, Richard D. Norris, Francisca E. Oboh, Elizabeth A. Pickett, Thomas Pletsch, Greg Ravizza, Samir Shafik, Im Chul Shin, Kari O. Strand, Thomas Wagner, David K. Watkins, Peter D. Clift, Susan E. Swanson and Phyllis M. Garman; Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 159, Shipboard Scientific Party, College Station, TX. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol.159, p.35-41. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0884-5891
Note: In English. 27 refs.CD-ROM format, ISSN 1096-2514; WWW format, ISSN 1096-7451; volumes 159 and 159T are bound together; illus., incl. 1 table, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1998
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 03 Geochronology; Africa; Apatite; Atlantic Ocean; Continental margin; Cretaceous; East Atlantic; Equatorial Atlantic; Fission-track dating; Ghana; Jurassic; Leg 159; Lower Cretaceous; Mesozoic; ODP Site 959; ODP Site 960; Ocean Drilling Program; Paleogeography; Phosphates; Reconstruction; Tectonics; Temperature; Thermal history; Upper Jurassic; West Africa
Coordinates: N033501 N033501 W0024400 W0024400
N033740 N033740 W0024408 W0024408
Record ID: 2000006946
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