Seismic properties of serpentinized peridotites from the Mariana Forearc, supplement to: Ballotti, Dean M; Christensen, Nikolas I; Becker, Keir (1992): Seismic properties of serpentinized peridotite from the Mariana Forearc. In: Fryer, P; Pearce, JA; Stokking, LB; et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 125, 581-584

Dean M Ballotti, Nikolas I Christensen & Keir Becker
Compressional and shear velocities, density, and porosity were measured for 22 serpentinized peridotites recovered during ODP Leg 125. The densities of the samples vary from 2.40 to 2.86 g/cm**3, whereas the compressional velocities at 200 MPa are between 4.60 and 6.47 km/s. A positive linear trend exists between both compressional and shear velocities and density. The high porosity in serpentinized peridotites decreases the density and seismic velocity.
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