Geochemical signatures of tephras from Quaternary Antarctic Peninsula volcanoes

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Kraus,Stefan; Kurbatov,Andrei; Yates,Martin;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (SERNAGEOMIN)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5027/andgeoV40n1-a01
  • Subject: Late Pleistocene | Holocene | Explosive volcanism | Tephra | Source volcano identification | Geochemical fingerprint | Antarctic Peninsula | Bransfield Rift | Larsen Rift

In the northern Antarctic Peninsula area, at least 12 Late Plelstocene-Holocene volcanic centers could be potential sources of tephra layers in the region. We present unique geochemical fingerprints for ten of these volcanoes using major, trace, rare earth element, and ... View more