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
Other:
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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