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Sankar Mahato Asked a Question
July 6, 2021 8:01 ampts 30 pts
15. If the density of plagioclase is 2330 kg/m^3 and quartz is 2560 kg/m^3, the lithostatic pressure of rock (made up of both plagioclase and quartz) with 52 modal % of quartz and 48 modal % of plagioclase at a depth of 12 km will be MPa. (Round off to two decimal places) (g=10 m/s 2)
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  • Mayank vedwal Vedwal
    Pressure at this depth is 293.95 MPa
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  • Sajan sarthak Best Answer
    The pressure in megapascal is 293.95
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