Along-Strike Variation in the Aleutian Island Arc: Genesis of High Mg# Andesite and Implications for Continental Crust

  1. John Eiler
  1. Peter B. Kelemen1,
  2. Gene M. Yogodzinski2 and
  3. David W. Scholl3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/138GM11

Inside the Subduction Factory

Inside the Subduction Factory

How to Cite

Kelemen, P. B., Yogodzinski, G. M. and Scholl, D. W. (2004) Along-Strike Variation in the Aleutian Island Arc: Genesis of High Mg# Andesite and Implications for Continental Crust, in Inside the Subduction Factory (ed J. Eiler), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/138GM11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina

  3. 3

    Dept. of Geophysics, Stanford University, Stanford, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909974

Online ISBN: 9781118668573

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Keywords:

  • Subduction zones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Along-Strike Variation in Lava Composition

  • Plutonic Rocks in the Aleutians

  • Genesis of Western Aleutian High MG# Andesites

  • Implications for Continental Genesis

  • Conclusions