Comparison of the stratigraphic relationship of the upper Eocene couplet of microtektites-microkrystites between holes 689D and 689B

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Author(s): Liu, S.; Glass, B. P.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Delaware, Department of Geology, Newark, DE, United States
Volume Title: Lunar and planetary science, XXXI; papers presented to the Thirty-first lunar and planetary science conference
Source: Abstracts of Papers Submitted to the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Vol.31; Thirty-first lunar and planetary science conference, Houston, TX, March 13-17, 2000. Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX, United States
Note: In English. 8 refs.
Summary: Comparison of microtektite and microkrystite abundances between ODP holes 689D and 689B indicate a fairly uniform distribution over short distances. The calculated age difference between the two layers in Hole 689B is consistent with former studies.
Year of Publication: 2000
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 05 Petrology, Igneous and Metamorphic; 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Age; Cenozoic; Color; DSDP Site 149; DSDP Site 612; DSDP Site 94; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Eocene; Geochemical anomalies; IPOD; Iridium; Leg 10; Leg 113; Leg 15; Leg 150; Leg 95; Maud Rise; Metals; Microkrystites; Microtektites; Morphology; North America; ODP Site 689; ODP Site 904; Ocean Drilling Program; Paleogene; Platinum group; Size; Southern Ocean; Spherules; Strewn fields; Tektites; Tertiary; Upper Eocene; Weddell Sea
Coordinates: N243138 N243138 W0882809 W0882809
N150615 N150615 W0692151 W0692151
N384912 N384913 W0724625 W0724626
S643101 S643100 E0030600 E0030559
N385148 N385148 W0724605 W0724605
Record ID: 2006054216
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