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Lutetian

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Cenozoic  Paleogene   Eocene
    Lutetian
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:41.2 Ma
Base:47.8 Ma
Preceeds:Bartonian
Follows:Ypresian
GSSP:Gorrondatxe section, Basque Country, Spain
GSSP location:43.3796°N, 3.0144°W
GSSP link:View Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point of the International Commission on Stratigraphy
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Kerguelen Plateau formation (ongoing)Volcanic Activity119 - 34 MaSouthern Indian Ocean
Andean orogeny (ongoing)OrogenyMaximum Age: 200 MaSouth America


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