Hand Sample: Aphanitic, pink-black rhyodacite. Sample contains alternating black and dark pink bands across face. Sample does not contain any vesicles or phenocrysts.
Thin Section: Groundmass is microcrystalline, with abundant phenocrysts of plagioclase, olivine, and pyroxenes.
Sample collected in January, 1969.
Is Part Of
Volcanic Phenomena Suite - The Hawaiian Islands of Hawaii and Oahu
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