The life cycle of mantle plumes

Author(s): Duncan, Robert A.; Fisk, Martin R.
Ocean Drilling Program, U.S. Scientific Community
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Oregon State University, College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Corvallis, OR, United States
Volume Title: ODP's greatest hits
Source: ODP's greatest hits, Ocean Drilling Program, U.S. Scientific Community, p.27. Publisher: Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Washington, DC, United States
Note: In English. 2 refs.; sketch map
Year of Publication: 1997
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Basalts; Convection; Flood basalts; Hot spots; Igneous rocks; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean Islands; Kerguelen Plateau; Leg 115; Leg 119; Leg 120; Leg 121; Magmatism; Mantle; Mantle plumes; Mascarene Islands; Ocean Drilling Program; Plate tectonics; Reunion; Volcanic rocks; Volcanism
Coordinates: S131002 N050454 E0734953 E0590100
S684114 S492407 E0855147 E0713936
S584302 S544838 E0811426 E0762427
S310148 N052304 E0933525 E0873548
Record ID: 2015016181
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