Temporal Chemical Variations Within Lowermost Jurassic Tholeiitic Magmas of the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province

  1. W. Hames,
  2. J.G. Mchone,
  3. P. Renne and
  4. C. Ruppel
  1. Vincent J.M. Salters1,
  2. P.C. Ragland2,
  3. W.E. Hames3,
  4. K. Milla4 and
  5. C. Ruppel5

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/136GM09

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

How to Cite

Salters, V. J.M., Ragland, P.C., Hames, W.E., Milla, K. and Ruppel, C. (2003) Temporal Chemical Variations Within Lowermost Jurassic Tholeiitic Magmas of the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province, 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: 10.1029/136GM09

Author Information

  1. 1

    National High Magnetic Field Laboratory and Department of Geological Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

  2. 2

    Department of Geological Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

  3. 3

    Department of Geological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama

  4. 4

    Division of Agricultural Sciences, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, Florida

  5. 5

    School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia

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

  • Geologic Setting

  • Geochronology

  • Geochemical Characteristics of the Camp Dikes

  • Comparison with Other Lips

  • Consequences for Continental Breakup