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Samples of VOLCANIC Rocks Collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Reported not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS
Entry ID: TER_VOLCANIC


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Summary
Abstract: This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological
data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six
italian antarctic expeditions in the period from 1985 to 1991.
Analytical work has carried out as part of the "Programma Nazionale di Ricerche
in Antartide" (Sector: Earth Sciences, Research themes: A and B).
Below are the localities where the research was based:
AVIATOR GLACIER, BIER POINT, BLACK RIDGE, BOYER GLACIER, CAMPBELL GLACIER, CAPE
IRIZAR, CAPSIZE GLACIER, FITZGERALD GLACIER, FOOTBALL SADDLE, GERLACHE INLET,
GRANULITE KNOB, HOGBACK HILL, HONEYCOMB RIDGE, ILLUSION HILLS, INEXPRESSIBLE
ISLAND, MARINER GLACIER, MEANDER GLACIER, MILLS PEAK, MT. ABBOTT, MT. ANAKIWA,
MT. BELLINGSHAUSEN, MT. BRABEC, MT. BROWNING, MT. CASEY, MT. DICKASON, MT.
ENDEAVOUR, MT. GAUSS, MT. GERLACHE, MT. KEINATH, MT. KINET, MT. LEVICK, MT.
MCCARTHY, MT. MCGEE, MT. MONTEAGLE, MT. MONTREUIL, MT. MORIARTY, MT. MURCHISON,
MT. MURRAY, MT. NANSEN, MT. NEUMAYER, MT. NORTHAMPTON, MT. SUPERNAL, O'KANE
CANYON, OLSON GLACIER, PRIOR ISLAND, RETREAT HILLS, SEQUENCE HILLS, SHIELD
NUNATAK, SPATULATE RIDGE, STARR NUNATAK, SZANTO SPUR, THE PLEIADES, TIMBER
PEAK, TRIPP ISLAND, VULCAN HILLS, WEBB NEVE, WHITCOMB RIDGE, SALAMANDER RANGE,
FOOLSMATE GLACIER, BACKSTAIRS PASSAGE GLACIER, MT. ROBINSON, COLLINS PEAK, WOOD
RIDGE.

Sensor Name: PMSC > MICROSCOPE, PETROGRAPHYCAL
Sensor Name: SEMSC > ELECTRON MICROSCOPE, SCANNING
Sensor Name: EMPB > ELECTRON MICROPROBE, SEM-EDS WLD
Sensor Name: XRFLS > X RAY FLUORESCENCE SPECTROMETER
Sensor Name: MS > MASS SPECTROMETER

Source Name: BTNINV > NORTH VICTORIA LAND, TERRA NOVA BAY INLAND
Source Name: SIUDST > DEPT. OF EARTH SCIENCES, SIENA
Source Name: PIRIGGI > INST. FOR ISOTOPE GEOCHRON., GEOCHEM.

Geographic Coverage
 N: -71.0 S: -72.0  E: 165.0  W: 162.0
 N: -71.0 S: -72.0  E: 171.0  W: 168.0
 N: -72.0 S: -73.0  E: 166.0  W: 162.0
 N: -72.0 S: -73.0  E: 171.0  W: 166.0
 N: -73.0 S: -74.0  E: 162.0  W: 157.0
 N: -73.0 S: -74.0  E: 166.0  W: 162.0
 N: -73.0 S: -74.0  E: 171.0  W: 166.0
 N: -74.0 S: -75.0  E: 162.0  W: 157.0
 N: -74.0 S: -75.0  E: 166.0  W: 162.0
 N: -75.0 S: -76.0  E: 166.0  W: 162.0
 N: -76.0 S: -77.0  E: 162.0  W: 156.0
 N: -76.0 S: -77.0  E: 169.0  W: 162.0
 N: -77.0 S: -78.0  E: 170.0  W: 162.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-12-24


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > CAPE ADARE
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > CAPE HALLETT
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > CONVOY RANGE
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > COULMAN ISLAND
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > FRANKLIN ISLAND
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > FREYBERG MOUNTAINS
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > MOUNT MELBOURNE
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > MOUNT MURCHISON
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > MOUNT SOZA
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > REEVES NEVE
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > RELIEF INLET
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > ROSS ISLAND
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > SEQUENCE HILLS
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >IGNEOUS ROCKS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >MINERALS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >VOLCANIC ACTIVITY >ERUPTION DYNAMICS >PYROCLASTICS COMPOSITION/TEXTURE    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Instrument
ELECTRON MICROPROBES    [Information]
MASS SPECTROMETERS    [Information]
MICROSCOPES    [Information]
SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPES    [Information]
XRF >X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometer    [Information]


Project
PNRA >Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide    [Information]


Keywords
ANDESITE
BASALTO
BOMBA VULCANICA
BRECCIA VULCANICA
DICCO
DOLERITE
FILONE
FILONE BASALTICO
LAMPROFIRO
LAVA BOLLOSA
PETROGRAPHY
PETROLOGY
PORFIDO
PORFIDO GRANITICO
PORFIRITE
PRODOTTO PIROCLASTICO
RIOLITE
TUFO
VULCANITE BASALTICA
VULCANITE BASICA


Originating Center
TER


Data Center
Dipartimento di Scienze Della Terra, Universita Degli Studi di Siena, Italy    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.dst.unisi.it/
Dataset ID: CENTRO-TER DATABASE

Data Center Personnel
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Contact Address:
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Via delle Cerchia 3
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Country: Siena


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Country: Italy


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Country: ITALY


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Country: Italy



Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 1997-06-11


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