Paleomagnetic and Geochemical Constraints on the Timing and Duration of the CAMP Activity in Northeastern Brazil

  1. W. Hames,
  2. J.G. Mchone,
  3. P. Renne and
  4. C. Ruppel
  1. M. Ernesto1,
  2. G. Bellieni2,
  3. E.M. Piccirillo3,
  4. L.S. Marques1,
  5. A. de Min3,
  6. I.G. Pacca1,
  7. G. Martins4 and
  8. J. W. P. Macedo5

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/136GM07

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

How to Cite

Ernesto, M., Bellieni, G., Piccirillo, E.M., Marques, L.S., de Min, A., Pacca, I.G., Martins, G. and Macedo, J. W. P. (2003) Paleomagnetic and Geochemical Constraints on the Timing and Duration of the CAMP Activity in Northeastern Brazil, 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: 10.1029/136GM07

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departamento de Geofisica, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

  2. 2

    Dipartimento di Mineralogia e Petrologia, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy.

  3. 3

    Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Universita di Trieste, Trieste, Italy.

  4. 4

    Departamento de Geologia, Univerisidade Federal do Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil.

  5. 5

    Departamento de Fisica, Univerisidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, Brazil.

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 Aspects

  • Rockmagnetism

  • Geochemistry

  • Discussion and Conclusions

  • Concluding Remarks