Marsaglia, Kathleen M; Davis, Alicé S; Rimkus, Karl; Clague, David A (2006): Recalculated petrographic parameters and normalized microprobe analyses of volcanic glasses for DSDP Sites 63-467, 63-468 and 63-469. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.726482, Supplement to: Marsaglia, KM et al. (2006): Evidence for interaction of a spreading ridge with the outer California borderland. Marine Geology, 229(3-4), 259-272, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2006.02.006
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The southward passage of the Rivera triple junction and its effect on the North American plate are primary controls on the Miocene tectonic evolution of the outer borderland of California. Detrital modes of sand shed off the Patton Ridge and cored by the Deep Sea Drilling Project provide evidence of progressive tectonic erosion of the Patton accretionary prism and neartrench volcanism. Volcanic glass in the sediment is predominantly calcalkaline rhyolite and andesite, typical of subductionrelated volcanism, but also includes minor low-K2O tholeiitic basalt. We attribute these compositional features to interaction with a spreading ridge associated with a possible trench-ridge-trench triple junction along the Patton Escarpment from 18 to 16 Ma. This study suggests that evidence of ridge-trench interaction may be commonly preserved along submerged plate margins, in contrast to its more limited recognition and discussion in the literature based on exposed examples in Chile, Japan and Alaska.
Median Latitude: 32.890578 * Median Longitude: -120.414531 * South-bound Latitude: 32.616700 * West-bound Longitude: -120.757800 * North-bound Latitude: 33.849500 * East-bound Longitude: -120.109200
Date/Time Start: 1978-10-10T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-10-27T00:00:00
63-467 * Latitude: 33.849500 * Longitude: -120.757800 * Date/Time: 1978-10-10T00:00:00 * Elevation: -2128.0 m * Penetration: 1041.5 m * Recovery: 399.1 m * Location: North Pacific/GAP * Campaign: Leg63 * Basis: Glomar Challenger * Device: Drilling/drill rig (DRILL) * Comment: 100 cores; 946.5 m cored; 38 m drilled; 42.2 % recovery
63-468 * Latitude: 32.617200 * Longitude: -120.117800 * Date/Time: 1978-10-21T00:00:00 * Elevation: -1849.0 m * Penetration: 241 m * Recovery: 81 m * Location: North Pacific/ESCARPMENT * Campaign: Leg63 * Basis: Glomar Challenger * Device: Drilling/drill rig (DRILL) * Comment: 25 cores; 237.5 m cored; 0 m drilled; 34.1 % recovery
63-468A * Latitude: 32.623500 * Longitude: -120.109200 * Date/Time: 1978-10-21T00:00:00 * Elevation: -1737.0 m * Penetration: 35.5 m * Recovery: 27.7 m * Location: North Pacific/ESCARPMENT * Campaign: Leg63 * Basis: Glomar Challenger * Device: Drilling/drill rig (DRILL) * Comment: 4 cores; 35.5 m cored; 0 m drilled; 78 % recovery
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- Marsaglia, KM; Davis, AS; Rimkus, K et al. (2006): (Table 2) Normalized microprobe analyses of volcanic glasses from DSDP Sites 63-468 and 63-469. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.726478
- Marsaglia, KM; Davis, AS; Rimkus, K et al. (2006): Recalculated petrographic parameters for DSDP Sites 63-467, 63-468 and 63-469 (Table 1). https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.724662