IODP Expeditions 309 and 312 drill an intact section of upper oceanic basement into gabbros

Online Access: Get full text
doi: 10.2204/
Author(s): Alt, Jeffrey C.; Teagle, Damon A. H.; Umino, Susumu; Miyashita, Sumio; Banerjee, Neil R.; Wilson, Douglas S.
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, Expedition 309 Scientists
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Michigan, Department of Geological Sciences, Ann Arbor, MI, United States
University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Shizuoka University, Japan
Niigata University, Japan
University Western Ontario, Canada
University of California, Santa Barbara, United States
Volume Title: Scientific Drilling
Source: Scientific Drilling, Vol.4, p.4-10. Publisher: Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management International with International Continental Scientific Drilling Program-Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management) International, Sapporo; Washington, DC, International. ISSN: 1816-8957
Note: In English. 16 refs.; illus., incl. sects., sketch maps
Year of Publication: 2007
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Cocos Plate; Crust; Drilling; East Pacific; East Pacific Rise; Expeditions 309/312; Exploration; Gabbros; Igneous rocks; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Leg 206; Mohorovicic discontinuity; ODP Site 1256; Ocean Drilling Program; Oceanic crust; Pacific Ocean; Plate tectonics; Plutonic rocks; Sampling; Upper crust
Coordinates: N064400 N064400 W0915600 W0915600
Record ID: 2007127897
Copyright Information: GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute.