Ultramafic-Mafic Plutonic Rock Suites Exposed Along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge (10°N-30°N). Symmetrical-Asymmetrical Distribution and Implications for Seafloor Spreading Processes.

  1. W. Roger Buck,
  2. Paul T. Delaney,
  3. Jeffrey A. Karson and
  4. Yves Lagabrielle
  1. Yves Lagabrielle1,
  2. Daniel Bideau2,
  3. Mathilde Cannat3,
  4. Jeffrey A. Karson4 and
  5. Catherine MéVel3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM106p0153

Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges

Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges

How to Cite

Lagabrielle, Y., Bideau, D., Cannat, M., Karson, J. A. and MéVel, C. (1998) Ultramafic-Mafic Plutonic Rock Suites Exposed Along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge (10°N-30°N). Symmetrical-Asymmetrical Distribution and Implications for Seafloor Spreading Processes., 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/GM106p0153

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer, Plouzané, France

  2. 2

    Institute Français de Recherche Pour l'Exploitation de la Mer, Plouzané, France

  3. 3

    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université Pierre & Marie Curie, Paris, France

  4. 4

    Duke University, Department of Geologydurham, North Carolina, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900896

Online ISBN: 9781118664506

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Keywords:

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

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Review of the Occurrences of Deep Crustal and Mantle Rocks along the Mar Axis

  • Discussion