Asked • 06/25/19

What is the difference between subvolcanic rocks and plutonic rocks?

I'm studying Plutonic (Intrusive) rocks and i really dont understand the difference between PLutonic Rocks that form in Sills and Dikes from the so called subvolcanic rocks, also known as a hypabyssal rocks. Aren't they the same?. Why ?

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Jason T. answered • 05/02/20

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