Time scales of magma transport and mixing at Kīlauea Volcano, Hawai‘i

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Rae, Auriol S.P.; Edmonds, Marie; Maclennan, John; Morgan, Daniel; Houghton, Bruce; Hartley, Margaret E.; Sides, Isobel;
  • Publisher: Geological Society of America
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1130/G37800.1
  • Subject: Geochemistry & Geophysics | sub-05 | 04 Earth Sciences

Modeling of volcanic processes is limited by a lack of knowledge of the time scales of storage, mixing, and final ascent of magmas into the shallowest portions of volcanic plumbing systems immediately prior to eruption. It is impossible to measure these time scales dire... View more