Linkages Between Faulting, Volcanism, Hydrothermal Activity and Segmentation on Fast Spreading Centers

  1. W. Roger Buck,
  2. Paul T. Delaney,
  3. Jeffrey A. Karson and
  4. Yves Lagabrielle
  1. Ken C. Macdonald

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM106p0027

Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges

Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges

How to Cite

Macdonald, K. C. (1998) Linkages Between Faulting, Volcanism, Hydrothermal Activity and Segmentation on Fast Spreading Centers, in Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges (eds W. Roger Buck, P. T. Delaney, J. A. Karson and Y. Lagabrielle), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM106p0027

Author Information

  1. Department of Geological Sciences and Marine Sciences Institute, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900896

Online ISBN: 9781118664506

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • Sea-floor spreading (Geology);
  • Faults (Geology);
  • Magmatism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Large Scale Variations in Axial Morphology; Correlations with Magma Supply and Segmentation.

  • Fine Scale Variations in Ridge Morphology Within the Axial Neovolcanic Zone

  • Faulting on Intermediate- to Fastspreading Ridges

  • Volcanic Growth Faults and Abyssal Hills in the Pacific

  • Future Work