Table A3.

Thermodynamic properties of liquid components. Data are from Ghiorso & Sack (1995, and references therein)

Melt componentReference solidTfEmbedded ImageEmbedded ImageEmbedded ImageEmbedded ImageEmbedded ImageEmbedded ImageEmbedded Image
Embedded ImageAmorphous silica19994.4681.3732.690.00−1.891.303.60
Mg2SiO4Forsterite216357.22714.985.24−1.35−1.304.10
CaSiO3Pseudowollastonite181731.5172.44.3472.92−1.55−1.603.90
  • aFor amorphous silica below 1480 °C astonite, Embedded Image (Richet et al. 1982).