Geochemistry and geochronology of the Ninetyeast Ridge, Indian Ocean; new constraints on paleotectonics and hotspot dynamics

Author(s): Pringle, M. S.; Mervine, E. M.; Frey, F. A.; Nobre-Silva, I.; Weis, D.; Owens, H. E.; Gauntlett, E. J. H.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science, Cambridge, MA, United States
University of British Columbia, Canada
University of Cape Town, South Africa
Volume Title: Abstracts of the 18th annual V. M. Goldschmidt conference
Source: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72(12S), p.A762; 18th annual V. M. Goldschmidt conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 13-18, 2008. Publisher: Elsevier, New York, NY, International. ISSN: 0016-7037 CODEN: GCACAK
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 03 Geochronology; Absolute age; Alkaline earth metals; Ar/Ar; Cenozoic; Cores; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 254; Dates; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Dredged samples; Eurasian Plate; Geochemistry; Hafnium; Hot spots; Indian Ocean; Indian Plate; Isotopes; Lead; Leg 121; Leg 26; Mass spectra; Mesozoic; Metals; Mid-ocean ridges; Neodymium; Ninetyeast Ridge; ODP Site 758; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Paleogene; Plate collision; Plate tectonics; Rare earths; Rates; Sample preparation; Sea-floor spreading; Spectra; Strontium; Techniques; Tertiary; Upper Cretaceous
Coordinates: S305809 S305809 E0875343 E0875343
N052302 N052303 E0902141 E0902140
Record ID: 2009099031
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