Gabbroic and Ultramafic Rocks from the Mariana Trench: An Island Arc Ophiolite

  1. Dennis E. Hayes
  1. S. H. Bloomer and
  2. J. W. Hawkins

Published Online: 3 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM027p0294

The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands: Part 2

The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands: Part 2

How to Cite

Bloomer, S. H. and Hawkins, J. W. (1983) Gabbroic and Ultramafic Rocks from the Mariana Trench: An Island Arc Ophiolite, in The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands: Part 2 (ed D. E. Hayes), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM027p0294

Author Information

  1. Geological Research Division A-020, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, La Jolla, California 92093

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1983

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900537

Online ISBN: 9781118664094

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Keywords:

  • Geology—South Pacific Ocean;
  • Geology—Asia, Southeastern

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sample Locations

  • Petrology and Chemistry of Gabbroic and Ultramafic Rocks

  • Parental Magmas and Relation to the Volcanic Rocks

  • Synthesis

  • Conclustion