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Argon geochronology data for La Garita caldera


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Morgan, L.E., 2019, Argon geochronology data for La Garita caldera: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


This dataset accompanies publication 'A supervolcano and its sidekicks: A 100 ka eruptive chronology of the Fish Canyon Tuff and associated units of the La Garita magmatic system', in review in Geology, which analyzed eruptive products from the La Garita caldera.


Point of Contact :
Leah E Morgan
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Originator :
Leah E Morgan
Metadata Contact :
Leah E Morgan
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center
USGS Mission Area :
Energy and Minerals

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ArgonData.csv 138.3 KB
ArgonSummary.csv 1.03 KB
BayesianSummary.csv 1.36 KB
Original FGDC Metadata

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Data were obtained in order to distinguish between and understand the origins of the units erupted from the La Garita caldera, southern Colorado. Data were shared to meet open data requirements.

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DOI doi:10.5066/P9NACN2E

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