The Northernmost CAMP: 40Ar/39Ar Age, Petrology and Sr-Nd-Pb Isotope Geochemistry of the Kerforne Dike, Brittany, France

  1. W. Hames,
  2. J.G. Mchone,
  3. P. Renne and
  4. C. Ruppel
  1. Fred Jourdan1,
  2. Andrea Marzoli1,
  3. Herve Bertrand2,
  4. Michael Cosca3 and
  5. Denis Fontignie1

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/136GM011

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

How to Cite

Jourdan, F., Marzoli, A., Bertrand, H., Cosca, M. and Fontignie, D. (2003) The Northernmost CAMP: 40Ar/39Ar Age, Petrology and Sr-Nd-Pb Isotope Geochemistry of the Kerforne Dike, Brittany, France, in The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea (eds W. Hames, J.G. Mchone, P. Renne and C. Ruppel), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/136GM011

Author Information

  1. 1

    Section de Sciences de la Terre; Université de Genève, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Ecole Normale Supérieure et UCBL, Laboratoire des Sciences de la Terre

  3. 3

    Institute of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909950

Online ISBN: 9781118668771

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Keywords:

  • Rifts (Geology)—North Atlantic Ocean;
  • Continental margins—North Atlantic Ocean;
  • Magmatism—North Atlantic Ocean;
  • Geology, Stratigraphic—Triassic;
  • Geology, Stratigraphic—Jurassic

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geological Setting and Sampling

  • Analytical Methods

  • Petrography and Mineralogy

  • AR/AR Geochronology

  • Whole Rock Geochemistry

  • Petrogenesis of Kerforne Basalts

  • The Mantle Source of Kerforne Basalts

  • Conclusions