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2008

C-NGO 2005/2007 Boothia Peninsula IM analyses

Type: lab data



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The candidate kimberlite indicator mineral grains that were picked by ODM from till and esker samples collected in the Boothia Peninsula in 2005 and 2007 were analysed by electron microprobe to confirm their identities.

The data are published in GSC Open File 6040.

Sample Classification (Analytical)

IndexSample CountSurveySample TypePrep Lab MaterialControl RefUnknown SourceDuplicates count
95  Till and esker sampling survey, NTS 57A, B, C, D, Boothia mainland area, Kitikmeot region, Nunavut, 2005 and 2007. (more) Till Grain Mount: 0.25 – 0.50 mm No  No  90 
26  Till and esker sampling survey, NTS 57A, B, C, D, Boothia mainland area, Kitikmeot region, Nunavut, 2005 and 2007. (more) Till Grain Mount: 0.50 – 1.00 mm No  No  26 
Till and esker sampling survey, NTS 57A, B, C, D, Boothia mainland area, Kitikmeot region, Nunavut, 2005 and 2007. (more) Till Grain Mount: 1.00 – 2.00 mm No  No 
47  Till and esker sampling survey, NTS 57A, B, C, D, Boothia mainland area, Kitikmeot region, Nunavut, 2005 and 2007. (more) Esker Grain Mount: 0.25 – 0.50 mm No  No  45 
12  Till and esker sampling survey, NTS 57A, B, C, D, Boothia mainland area, Kitikmeot region, Nunavut, 2005 and 2007. (more) Esker Grain Mount: 0.50 – 1.00 mm No  No 
Till and esker sampling survey, NTS 57A, B, C, D, Boothia mainland area, Kitikmeot region, Nunavut, 2005 and 2007. (more) Esker Grain Mount: 1.00 – 2.00 mm No  No 

Analytical Package Description

Laboratory: Microprobe laboratory, Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University, Ottawa

Name: Carleton University electron microprobe (more)

Carleton University electron microprobe analysis. Garnet, Mg-ilmenite and chromite (and other minerals) are analysed for oxides and silicates.

Analytical Suites:

IndexName
1  Carleton University electron microprobe [#1]

Analytical Methods:

IndexColumn NameSuite OrderMethod OrderSuite RepeatQuantityUnitsDetermination Limit
1  Al2O3    Al2O3  percent 0.001  
2  BaO    BaO  percent 0.001  
3  CaO    CaO  percent 0.001  
4  CoO    CoO  percent 0.001  
5  Cr2O3    Cr2O3  percent 0.001  
6  FeO    FeO  percent 0.001  
7  K2O    K2O  percent 0.001  
8  MgO    MgO  percent 0.001  
9  MnO    MnO  percent 0.001  
10  Na2O  10    Na2O  percent 0.001  
11  Nb2O5  11    Nb2O5  percent 0.001  
12  NiO  12    NiO  percent 0.001  
13  SiO2  13    SiO2  percent 0.001  
14  TiO2  14    TiO2  percent 0.001  
15  V2O3  15    V2O3  percent 0.001  
16  ZnO  16    ZnO  percent 0.001  
17  Total  17    Total Oxides  percent  
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