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The timing of partial melting, Barrovian metamorphism and granite intrusion in the Naxos metamorphic core complex, Cyclades, Aegean Sea, Greece

Keay, S; Lister, Gordon; Buick, Ian

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The relationship between partial melting and granite intrusion in a classic Barrovian metamorphic terrane has been assessed. Thirteen samples were dated by SHRIMP U-Pb zircon geochronology from the island of Naxos, Greece, one of the Aegean metamorphic core complexes. The effect of partial melting during peak Barrovian metamorphism on Naxos is recorded by fine (<30 μm) zircon overgrowths surrounding older cores in seven of nine samples of migmatite analyzed. The ages of these overgrowths...[Show more]

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Date published: 2001
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/67404
Source: Tectonophysics
DOI: 10.1016/S0040-1951(01)00168-8

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