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Table 1 Summary of temperature estimates.

From: The relation between peak metamorphic temperatures and subsequent cooling during continent–continent collision (western Central Alps, Switzerland)

SampleRock typeEastingNorthingmethodTemp (°C)Error (°C)No. of spectra, commentSources/analyst
Valais/Simplon
 UG13_1aLower Jurassic; shale2,668,1251,152,708RSCM514n.g.n.g.E14
 Si1333Lower Jurassic; shale2,627,9001,129,210RSCM4382819H16
 SE13-1Lower Jurassic; shale2,632,7501,128,490RSCM4752216E14
 Si08A06Slate2,643,0001,128,400RSCM5301015G08
 Si09F07Calc-schist2,654,9501,136,900RSCM5371718G08
 Si1321Slate2,643,6501,129,320RSCM5111616H16
 Si1325Slate2,645,8201,131,020RSCM5181118H16
 Si1327Calc-schist2,644,0101,131,360RSCM4974824H16
 Si1329Calcareous micaschist2,646,6501,133,260RSCM4972721H16
 Si1438Calcareous micaschist2,655,0301,136,090RSCM5061216H16
 Si08A01Calcareous micaschist2,642,8001,128,000RSCM4801211G08
 Si08E02Mica-schist2,649,4501,123,350RSCM5434616G08
 Si08E04Mica-schist2,648,8001,122,900RSCM5313515G08
 Si09C16Marble2,643,7001,124,550RSCM5392418G08
 Si09F06Calcareous micaschist2,655,0501,136,150RSCM5352615G08
 Si09G01Calc-schist2,639,3001,127,700RSCM4752720G08
 Si09G03Marble2,634,3001,125,250RSCM4601013G08
 Si1315Calcareous micaschist2,630,0001,126,370RSCM4051216H16
 Si1316Marble2,630,0001,126,370RSCM426917H16
 Si1317Marble2,630,0001,126,370RSCM4131515H16
 Si1318Calcareous micaschist2,633,9701,122,440RSCM4633124H16
 Si1319Calcareous micaschist2,633,9201,122,650RSCM4151516H16
 Si1320Calcareous micaschist2,633,9201,122,650RSCM4603424H16
 Si1323calcareous micaschist2,645,6401,129,530RSCM5091518H16
 Si1324Calc-schist2,645,6401,129,530RSCM5322621H16
 Si1436Calcareous micaschist2,639,6301,126,490RSCM4561415H16
 Si1440Calcareous micaschist2,627,7301,127,890RSCM4011416H16
 Si1441Marble2,635,9701,124,360RSCM4541114H16
 VS0704Zone Sion Courm.2,627,2741,127,885RSCM4472010N13
 VS0705Zone Sion Courm.2,602,1701,125,880RSCM361912N13
 VS0706Zone Sion Courm.2,603,6801,126,060RSCM382610N13
 VS0707Zone Sion Courm.2,604,5801,125,600RSCM385912N13
 VS0801Zone Sion Courm.2,631,7991,126,779RSCM4652815N13
 VS0802Zone Sion Courm.2,629,8961,126,727RSCM4531313N13
 VS0804Zone Sion Courm.2,645,2391,128,191RSCM5432914N13
 VS0806Zone Sion Courm.2,633,8851,122,590RSCM4611212N13
 Si08C14Calc-schist2,645,0501,126,650RSCM5231412G08
 Si09F02Calc-schist2,656,2001,134,700RSCM5332815G08
 Si09F05Calc-schist2,655,0001,135,750RSCM5422219G08
 Si09G02Calc-schist2,634,1501,126,500RSCM4662118G08
 Si09R01calc-schist2,647,3501,128,400RSCM4951915G08
 Si1311Calcareous micaschist2,632,7701,127,250RSCM4217n.g.H16
 Si1312Calc-schist2,632,8601,127,230RSCM4972926H16
 Si1314Mica-schist2,633,4601,126,790RSCM4902924H16
 Si08C13Quartzite2,645,1501,126,150RSCM5211414G08
 Si09F01Calc-schist2,656,7001,134,500RSCM5344020G08
 Si1313Calcareous micaschist2,633,0901,126,880RSCM4891426H16
 Si1439Mica-schist2,659,5201,135,550RSCM5842916H16
Jungfraukeil
 JUNG986Quinten-Fm, limestone2,623,5501,138,800Cc–Dol38516 HP05
 FT1–FT4Carbonif.; coal-shale2,623,9881,137,016∂C Eqn. 2327n.g.291 ∂C Eqn. 1W08
 BT1–BT2Carboniferous coal2,624,1051,137,070∂C Eqn. 2354n.g.313 ∂C Eqn. 1W08
Kandertal
 K-14WB277Quinten-Fm, limestone2,618,8001,145,000Cc–Dol34814 HP05
 K-14WB1.50Quinten-Fm, limestone2,618,8001,145,000Cc–Dol35018 HP05
 Do-28Vein in Quinten Fm.2,623,3001,141,850Cc–Dol35116 HP05
 Do-28Vein in Quinten Fm.2,623,3001,141,850RSCM34315 W13
 BT3–BT5Carboniferous coal2,619,6241,143,808∂C Eqn. 2347n.g.307 ∂C Eqn. 1W08
 BT6Carboniferous coal2,618,7201,145,060∂C Eqn. 2357n.g.316 ∂C Eqn. 1W08
 Do-8Quinten-Fm, limestone2,622,7001,144,525Cc–Dol350n.g. HP05
  1. Comments: Italic numbers are the numbers of spectra analysed. Easting, Northing Swiss coordinates
  2. RSCM Raman spectroscopy of carbonaceous material, Cc–dol calcite–dolomite thermometry, ∂C carbon isotopic thermometry. n.g. not given. For methods see Additional file 1: Appendix S1