Major- and trace-element analyses of basalts and associated mineral phases from Big Pine volcanic field, California
This dataset presents whole-rock major- and trace-element analyses of basalts from the Big Pine volcanic field, California using inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry and whole-rock FeO titrations. This dataset also includes electron microprobe analyses of associated mineral phases including olivine, clinopyroxene, plagioclase, and Fe-Ti oxides (ilmenite and titanomagnetite). Whole-rock and mineral compositions are used to place constraints on temperature, melt H2O content, and fO2 using a variety of crystal-melt thermometers, hygrometers, and oxybarometers.
How to cite this dataset:
Brehm, S. K., Lange, R. A., 2021. Major- and trace-element analyses of basalts and associated mineral phases from Big Pine volcanic field, California, Version 1.0. Interdisciplinary Earth Data Alliance (IEDA). https://doi.org/10.26022/IEDA/111589.
DOI Creation Date:
Brehm, S. K., & Lange, R. A. (2020). Evidence of rapid phenocryst growth of olivine during ascent in basalts from the Big Pine volcanic field: Application of olivine‐melt thermometry and hygrometry at the liquidus. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 21, e2020GC009264.
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National Science Foundation: 1551344
Coverage Scope: Regional (Continents, Oceans)
Geographic Location: Basin and Range Province, Big Pine volcanic field, Sierra Nevada,
User Contributed Keyword(s):
basalt, olivine, plagioclase, clinoyproxene, ilmenite, titanomagnetite, FeO titration,
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