Incipient Blueschist-Facies Metamorphism in the Active Subduction Zone Beneath the Mariana Forearc

  1. Brian Taylor and
  2. James Natland
  1. Hirokazu Maekawa1,
  2. Patricia Fryer2 and
  3. Atsuo Ozaki3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM088p0281

Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific

Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific

How to Cite

Maekawa, H., Fryer, P. and Ozaki, A. (1995) Incipient Blueschist-Facies Metamorphism in the Active Subduction Zone Beneath the Mariana Forearc, in Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific (eds B. Taylor and J. Natland), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM088p0281

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Faculty of Science, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan

  2. 2

    Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii

  3. 3

    Setsuryo High School, Ibaraki, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900452

Online ISBN: 9781118663967

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Keywords:

  • Geology—Pacific Ocean;
  • Continental margins—East Asia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Metamorphic Petrology

  • Significance of the Incipient Blueschist Facies Metamorphism in the Mariana Forearc