Skip to main content

Geology and petrology of Mahukona Volcano, Hawaii

Dates

Publication Date

Citation

Geology and petrology of Mahukona Volcano, Hawaii; 1991; Article; Journal; Bulletin of Volcanology; Clague, D. A.; Moore, J. G.

Summary

The submarine Mahukona Volcano, west of the island of Hawaii, is located on the Loa loci line between Kahoolawe and Hualalai Volcanoes. The west rift zone ridge of the volcano extends across a drowned coral reef at about-1150 m and a major slope break at about-1340 m, both of which represent former shoreines. The summit of the volcano apparently reached to about 250 m above sea level (now at-1100 m depth) did was surmounted by a roughly circular caldera. A econd rift zone probably extended toward the east or sutheast, but is completely covered by younger lavas from the adjacent subaerial volcanoes. Samples were vecovered from nine dredges and four submersible lives. Using subsidence rates and the compositions of flows which drape the [...]

Contacts

Attached Files

Click on title to download individual files attached to this item.

metadata6442182389417722947.xml
Potential Metadata Source

View
2.56 KB
Thumbnail
Thumbnail

Tags

Categories
Publication
Types

Provenance

Data source
Harvester
Harvested on Mon Jul 21 12:37:52 MDT 2014 from MODS XML Service

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
local-index unknown 70016856
local-pk unknown 70016856
doi http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/mods-outline-3-5.html#identifier doi:10.1007/BF00301227
series unknown Bulletin of Volcanology

Citation Extension

journalBulletin of Volcanology
parts
typevolume
value53
typeissue
value3
typePublication Place
valueSpringer-Verlag
languageEnglish
citationTypeArticle

Item Actions

View Item as ...

Save Item as ...

View Item...