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Ashadze 3

FeatureID: 
Ashadze3
Name Alias(es): 
Ashadze-3
Activity: 
Location
Latitude: 
12.986
Longitude: 
-44.861
Ocean: 
Region: 
National Jurisdiction: 
Depth (m)
Maximum or Single Reported Depth: 
4200
Minimum Depth: 
4100
Tectonic setting: 
Full Spreading Rate (mm/a): 
26.2
Host Rock: 
ultramafic-hosted
Deposit Type: 
NotProvided
Notes on Vent Field Description: 
1.8 km N of Ashadze 1 at the foot of the western slope; Georgy Cherkashov talk Apr 2009 suggests inactive, but S. Petersen lists as likely active
Year and How Discovered (if active, visual confirmation is listed first): 
2005 plume and dredge only
References
Discovery References (text): 
(plume and dredge only) Beltenev, V et al (2005) New hydrothermal sites at 13 N, Mid Atlantic Ridge. InterRidge News 14: 14-16.