Evidence from episodic seamount volcanism for pulsing of the Iceland plume in the past 70 Myr.

J.M. O Connor, P. Stoffers, J.R. Wijbrans, P.M. Shannon, T. Morrissey

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    Abstract

    The North Atlantic volcanic province has been attributed to continental rifting about 60 Myr ago over an Iceland plume head with a diameter of 1,O00-2,000km (refs 1, 2). But evidence from a few igneous centres
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)954-958
    JournalNature
    Volume408
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2000

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