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Geochemistry of altered basalts (continental tholeiites) and associated copper deposits

Haynes, D.W.

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Copper concentrations occur in the upper part of an altered sequence of continental tholeiites and continental rhyolites in the Warburton area. The copper mineralisation consists mainly of chalcocite-djurleite within faults in hematite-rich rocks. The alteration mineral assemblages in the basalts consist of varying amounts of albite-chlorite-epidote-quartz-hematiteprehnite- pumpelleyite-montmorillonite. These are the result of basalt alteration at 200° to 400°C by a nearsurface hot...[Show more]

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Date published: 1972-06
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/10878

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