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Table 3 Major and trace element data (determined by XRAL, Ontario, Canada) of the samples from Hohle Gasse, Pratteln

From: Chronology of Quaternary terrace deposits at the locality Hohle Gasse (Pratteln, NW Switzerland)

Sample name SiO2 (wt%) Al2O3 (wt%) Fe2O3 (wt%) MnO (wt%) MgO (wt%) CaO (wt%) Na2O (wt%) K2O (wt%) TiO2 (wt%) P2O5 (wt%) Sm (ppm) Gd (ppm) U (ppm) Th (ppm)
PRAT-1 46.71 1.74 0.27 0.00 0.07 0.08 0.00 5.86 0.03 0.01 0.80 0.76 0.69 2.20
PRAT-2 47.09 1.65 0.29 0.00 0.07 0.08 0.00 5.38 0.03 0.01 0.80 0.81 0.70 2.30
PRAT-3 47.53 1.58 0.30 0.00 0.07 0.04 0.00 4.89 0.04 0.01 0.80 0.85 0.69 2.30
PRAT-4 47.84 1.51 0.30 0.00 0.07 0.08 0.00 4.40 0.04 0.01 0.90 0.88 0.81 2.50
PRAT-5 47.69 1.60 0.32 0.00 0.07 0.08 0.00 4.40 0.05 0.01 0.90 0.86 0.8 2.50
PRAT-6 46.77 1.74 0.38 0.00 0.07 0.08 0.00 5.38 0.05 0.01 0.90 0.90 0.85 2.90
PRAT-7 45.96 1.92 0.37 0.01 0.08 0.08 0.00 6.35 0.05 0.01 0.90 0.86 0.84 2.80
PRAT-8 46.55 1.63 0.76 0.00 0.07 0.08 0.00 4.89 0.05 0.03 0.90 0.95 0.83 2.70
Average 47.02 1.67 0.37 0.00 0.07 0.07 0.00 5.19 0.04 0.01 0.86 0.86 0.78 2.53