Rohinee sanchi gartia Asked a Question
October 19, 2020 1:11 pmpts 30 pts
continental flood basalt is occurring inside a continent with volcanic/fissure eruption... but We have read that magma beneath the continent is rhyolitic or andesitic... Then how flooding basalt is produced? For example Deccan plateau is also containing mostly basalt but why?
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  • Sajan sarthak sahoo thankyou
    Flood basalt is formed by an eruption or series of eruptions of large volcanic episodes that cover vast stretches of land or ocean floor with flows of mafic igneous rocks (basalt l...
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