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Table 8 Average composition of granulite and eclogite facies garnet in mol% from 86 Grt analyses from Grt–Ph schist KB860.

From: The Theodul Glacier Unit, a slab of pre-Alpine rocks in the Alpine meta-ophiolite of Zermatt-Saas, Western Alps

G-GrtaProfile 1Profile 2
AverageStd.dev.Prp maxAverageStd.dev.Prp max
Alm68.42.664.868.01.965.7
Sps1.50.51.31.80.91.3
Prp24.53.028.424.22.727.1
Grs5.50.15.56.00.15.9
# of points30  29  
XFe0.74 0.700.74 0.71
E-GrtbProfile 1Profile 2
AverageStd.dev.Grs maxAverageStd.dev.Grs max
Alm54.80.853.554.81.854.2
Sps2.20.22.21.90.61.9
Prp8.31.18.59.01.18.3
Grs34.70.735.834.31.035.6
# of points10  17  
XFe0.87 0.860.86 0.87
  1. aGranulite facies garnet
  2. bEclogite facies garnet