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Cambrian Stage 3

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Paleozoic  Cambrian   Cambrian Series 2
    Cambrian Stage 3
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:~514 Ma
Base:~521 Ma
Preceeds:Cambrian Stage 4
Follows:Terreneuvian Cambrian Stage 2
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Cambrian explosion (ongoing)Evolutionary event541 - 513 ± 3 MaGlobal
Gondwana formation (concludes)Continental Assembly~550 - ~500 MaGlobal
Damara orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~550 - ~495 MaNamibia
Zambezi Belt orogeny (late) (concludes)Orogeny~550 - ~520 MaZambia and Zimbabwe
Ross orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~550 - ~480 MaAntarctica


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