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Recent rift-related volcanism in Afar, Ethiopia

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Rift zones are the most common magmatic environment on Earth. However opportunities to observe active rifting are rare, and consequently the volcanological characteristics of rift systems are not well understood. An ongoing phase of magmatic rifting along a section of the Red Sea system in Afar, Ethiopia, presents an exceptional opportunity to constrain relationships between volcanism and crustal growth. Here, by integrating analyses of satellite images (i.e. MODIS, OMI, ASTER, and ALI) with ...

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10.1016/j.epsl.2010.02.010

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Earth Sciences
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Journal:
EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS
Volume:
292
Issue:
3-4
Pages:
409-418
Publication date:
2010-04-01
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ISSN:
0012-821X
Source identifiers:
83003
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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