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Nectarian

Hierarchy:Precambrian Hadean
  Nectarian
Classification:Era (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:~4100 Ma
Base:~4300 Ma
Preceeds:Early Imbrian
Follows:Basin Groups
This unit gets its name from the lunar geologic timescale when the Nectaris Basin and other greater lunar basins form by big impact events.
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Late Heavy Bombardment (concludes)Impact Event~4100 - ~3800 MaGlobal
First life (concludes)Evolutionary event~4280 - ~3500 MaGlobal


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