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Structural data: brittle faults for the Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica
Entry ID: Ford_Ranges


Summary
Abstract: The geological data sets for the Ford Ranges of western Marie Byrd
Land include:
- Structural measurements for minor brittle faults, fracture
arrays, and dike arrays
- 40Ar/39Ar geochronological data for mafic dikes and volcanic
rock samples
- Geochemical analyses (major, trace, and isotope) for Pleistocene
basalts
- Geological map of ... View entire text
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Description: Cosmogenic 10Be exposure ages of glacial erratics performed by
John Stone, University of Washington
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -75.0   S: -80.0   E: -135.0   W: -160.0
Min Altitude: 300 M Max Altitude: 1200 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Siddoway, Christine Smith
Dataset Title: Fault and fracture data
Version: Not provided
Data Presentation Form: spreadsheet
Online Resource: http://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/geology/

Dataset Originator/Creator: Siddoway, Christine Smith
Dataset Title: Geochronological data, 40Ar/39Ar
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/geology/

Dataset Originator/Creator: Siddoway, Christine Smith
Dataset Title: Geological map compilation, Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/geology/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-11-01
Stop Date: 2002-06-30
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 120 MA
Paleo Stop Date: 65 MA
Chrono Unit:
Instrument
COMPASSES Ancillary Description
Quality Compass measurements are accurate within +/- 5? of bearing or
inclination. Considerations are the strong variation in magnetic
declination in proximity to the S magnetic pole and working conditions
in the polar climate (element of human error due to high winds and
cold temperatures/bulky clothing).
Access Constraints Data set preparation and data release anticipated 1/1/2005
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Data Center
Geology Department, Colorado College Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/geology/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CHRISTINE SMITH SIDDOWAY
Phone: 719-389-6717
Phone: 612-625-7332
Fax: 719-389-6910
Email: csiddoway at coloradocollege.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geology
Colorado College
14 E. Cache la Poudre
City: Colorado Springs
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80903
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: 719-389-6717
Phone: 612-625-7332
Fax: 719-389-6910
Email: csiddoway at coloradocollege.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geology
Colorado College
14 E. Cache la Poudre
City: Colorado Springs
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80903
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-10-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-15


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