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Geochemical analyses of Icelandic tephra preserved in lake sediments


This data set contains major element geochemical analyses of tephra grains isolated from lake sediment recovered in continuous cores from lakes in Iceland, Svalbard, Arctic Canada, and from marine sediment cores from Greenland and Iceland.

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  • 1.0 (2012-03-19)
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Spatial Type point
Progress completed
Language English
Grant Code 0909347
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  • environment
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2007-09-01 17:36:00
End datetime 2011-08-31 17:36:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 60.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -30.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 80.00

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Gifford H. Miller <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Miller, G., et al. 2012. Geochemical analyses of Icelandic tephra preserved in lake sediments. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 29 Oct 2020.

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