Evolution of Back Arc Spreading and Arc Volcanism in the Philippine Sea: Interpretation of Leg 59 DSDP Results

  1. Dennis E. Hayes
  1. Robert Scott1 and
  2. Loren Kroenke2

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM023p0283

The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands

The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands

How to Cite

Scott, R. and Kroenke, L. (1980) Evolution of Back Arc Spreading and Arc Volcanism in the Philippine Sea: Interpretation of Leg 59 DSDP Results, in The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands (ed D. E. Hayes), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM023p0283

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas 77843

  2. 2

    Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900230

Online ISBN: 9781118663790

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Keywords:

  • Deep-Sea Drilling Project (DSDP);
  • Palau-Kyushu Ridge;
  • Parece. Vela Basin;
  • West Mariana Ridge;
  • West Philippine Basin

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • West Philippine Basin

  • Palau-Kyushu Ridge

  • Parece Vela Basin

  • West Mariana Ridge

  • Modern Mariana Arc Activity

  • Conclusions