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Andesite

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Andesite is an extrusive igneous, volcanic rock, of intermediate composition, with aphanitic to porphyritic texture. In a general ...

andesitic magma | geology | Britannica.com

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Granitic, or rhyolitic, magmas and andesitic magmas are generated at convergent plate boundaries where the oceanic lithosphere (the outer layer of the Earth ...

How Volcanoes Work - Andesitic to Rhyolitic Lava

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Whereas basalt forms a'a and pahoehoe surface forms, andesite generally produces ... As demonstrated above, felsic magmas will either (1) erupt explosively to ...

Andesite: Igneous Rock - Pictures, Definition & More - Geology.com

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Diorite is a coarse-grained igneous rock that forms when the magma did not erupt, but instead slowly crystallized within Earth's crust. Andesite is a fine- grained ...

Andesite - New World Encyclopedia

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Basaltic magma may also mix with rhyolitic magma. ... composition of andesite and intermediate magmas is ...

Oxygen fugacities of basaltic and andesitic magmas - ScienceDirect

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1063 to 1075. Pergamon Press Ltd. Printed in Northern Ireland Oxygen fugacities of basaltic and andesitic magmas R. F. FUDALI* College of Mineral Industries, ...

Andesitic | Define Andesitic at Dictionary.com

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Andesitic definition, a dark-colored volcanic rock composed essentially of plagioclase feldspar and one or more mafic minerals, as hornblende or biotite.

igneous rocks - Earth Science Australia

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Origin of Basaltic Magma Origin of Granitic Magma Origin of Andesitic Magma Magmatic Differentiation Bowen's Reaction Series Volcanoes and Volcanic Rocks

The Origin of Magmas

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Magma forms by partial melting of upper mantle and crust. ... melting of subducted ocean crust (basalt) will always produce magmas of andesitic composition.

Magma Formation - U. of Oregon

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Plate Tectonics and the Formation of Magma ... Basaltic magma is the initial material to form from the mantle. Ultramafic ... Characteristics of andesitic magma.

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BASALTIC ANDESITIC RHYOLITIC BASALTIC ANDESITIC ... - SOEST

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Jan 31, 2013 ... types of magma: BASALTIC. ANDESITIC. RHYOLITIC. Basaltic lava flows easily because of its low viscosity (low gas content). The low viscosity ...

Volcanoes, Magma, and Volcanic Eruptions - Tulane University

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Sep 14, 2015 ... Since volcanic eruptions are caused by magma (a mixture of liquid ... Andesitic magma -- SiO2 55-65 wt%, intermediate. in Fe, Mg, Ca, Na, K

Magmas and Igneous Rocks

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Since most of the Earth at these depths is NOT molten, magma formation .... on continental crust erupt predominantly intermediate (andesitic) magmas, but mafic  ...