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Data DOI: 10.1594/IEDA/100245
Amphibolite-facies rock composition, Appendix B data for "A reference Earth model for the heat producing elements and associated geoneutrino flux"
This dataset is a compilation of chemical composition of global distributed amphibolite-facies rocks. Both meta-igneous and meta-sedimentary rocks are included. The goal of this compilation is to estimate the average composition of middle continental crust, where the temperature and pressure is close to amphibolite-facies metamorphism condition.
How to cite this dataset:
Huang, Y., Chubakov, V., Mantovani, F., Rudnick, R., McDonough, W. 2013. Amphibolite-facies rock composition, Appendix B data for "A reference Earth model for the heat producing elements and associated geoneutrino flux", Version 1.0. Interdisciplinary Earth Data Alliance (IEDA). Accessed 2020-09-19.
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