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Fission Track Dates of Basalts from the North Fiji Basin

  • Diane Seward
Part of the Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources Earth Science Series book series (CIRCUM-PACIFIC, volume 15)

Abstract

An attempt has been made to date three oceanic basalt samples from the North Fiji Basin, including South Pandora Ridge, by the fission track technique. All three samples are Quaternary in age. The South Pandora Ridge is a young feature, with associated basalts having been extruded in the last 100,000 years.

Keywords

Carbon Capture Fission Track Track Density Oceanic Basalt Basaltic Glass 
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© Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Diane Seward
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  1. 1.Institute of Nuclear SciencesDSIRLower HuttNew Zealand

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