PetDB, the Petrological Database

 

Click on the link below to access the PetDB data collection:

 Search PetDB

 

 

PetDB sample locations viewed in the GeoMapApp application.

 

PetDB is a global synthesis of chemical, isotopic, and mineralogical data for rocks, minerals, and melt inclusions. PetDB's current content focuses on data for

  • igneous and metamorphic rocks from the ocean floor, specifically mid-ocean ridge basalts and abyssal peridotites;
  • xenolith samples from the Earth's mantle and lower crust.

 

PetDB Xenolith sample locations viewed in the GeoMapApp application.

 

PetDB is maintained and continuously updated as part of the EarthChem data collections. The current version is PetDB v.2.9.1, released on October 10, 2016

 

 

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Questions? Contact us at: info@petdb.org.

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