Paleomagnetic and Geochronologic Data Bearing on the Timing, Evolution, and Structure of the Cripple Creek Diatreme Complex and Related Rocks, Front Range, Colorado

  1. Karl E. Kalstrom and
  2. G. Randy Keller
  1. Jason S. Rampe1,
  2. John W. Geissman1,
  3. Marc D. Melker2 and
  4. Matthew T. Heizler3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/154GM09

The Rocky Mountain Region: An Evolving Lithosphere Tectonics, Geochemistry, and Geophysics

The Rocky Mountain Region: An Evolving Lithosphere Tectonics, Geochemistry, and Geophysics

How to Cite

Rampe, J. S., Geissman, J. W., Melker, M. D. and Heizler, M. T. (2005) Paleomagnetic and Geochronologic Data Bearing on the Timing, Evolution, and Structure of the Cripple Creek Diatreme Complex and Related Rocks, Front Range, Colorado, in The Rocky Mountain Region: An Evolving Lithosphere Tectonics, Geochemistry, and Geophysics (eds K. E. Kalstrom and G. R. Keller), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/154GM09

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico

  2. 2

    Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company, Victor, Colorado

  3. 3

    New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, Socorro, New Mexico

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904191

Online ISBN: 9781118666326

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Keywords:

  • Orogeny-Rocky Mountains;
  • Geology, Structural—Rocky Mountains;
  • Geophysics—Rocky Mountains;
  • Core-mantle boundary

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geologic Setting

  • District Geology

  • Methods

  • Paleomagnettc Data

  • Geochronologic Data

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions