About Deep Lithosphere Data
Analytical Data - Deep Lithosphere
This dataset provides analytical data on deep crustal and mantle xenoliths including major and trace element chemistry, isotopic composition of bulk rock and minerals, modal abundance, fluid and melt inclusion data, host rock — xenolith relationships, and thermobarometry, as determined in the original articles.
Current Holdings - Deep Lithosphere (12/2011)
Rock values: 63,997
Glass values: 2,454
Mineral values: 160,393
Inclusion values: 1,645
Total chemical values: 228,499
Metadata - Deep Lithosphere
The Deep Lithosphere Dataset contains abundant information about the analytical procedure and data quality (method, precision, standard measurements), and a wide range of contextual information about the samples (rock type, texture, age, modal composition, alteration), sample locations (geospatial coordinates, location names, tectonic setting) sampling process (technique, date, cruise), analytical procedures and the source of the data (references, authors).
Data Search - Deep Lithosphere
The online interactive search tool allows you to create customized datasets by building queries that extract from the database any combination of chemical data.
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