Evidence for a "melt lens" equivalent in the lower crust at an ultraslow spreading ridge

Author(s): Dick, Henry J. B.; Schouten, Hans; John, Barbara; Kinoshita, Hajimu; Natland, James H.; MacLeod, Christopher J.; Hirth, James Gregory
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Deptartment of Geology and Geophysics, Woods Hole, MA, United States
Japan Marine Science and Technology Center (JAMSTEC), Japan
University of Wyoming, United States
University of Miami, United States
University of Wales, United Kingdom
Volume Title: AGU 1999 fall meeting
Source: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 80(46 Suppl.), p.956; American Geophysical Union 1999 fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 13-17, 1999. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096-3941 CODEN: EOSTAJ
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 1999
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Atlantis Bank; Basalts; Crust; Crystal mush; Detachment faults; Diorites; Faults; Ferrodiorite; Gabbros; Igneous rocks; Indian Ocean; Leg 118; Leg 176; Lenses; Lower crust; MODE98; Magmas; Melting; Metamorphic core complexes; Metamorphic rocks; Mid-ocean ridge basalts; Mid-ocean ridges; Mineral composition; Mylonites; ODP Site 735; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Oceanic crust; Olivine gabbro; Plutonic rocks; Sea-floor spreading; Shinkai 6500; Southwest Indian Ridge; Strike-slip faults; Submersibles; Transform faults; Volcanic rocks
Coordinates: S324327 S324318 E0571618 E0571557
Record ID: 2001079966
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