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Norian

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Mesozoic  Triassic   Late Triassic
    Norian
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:~208.5 Ma
Base:~227 Ma
Preceeds:Rhaetian
Follows:Carnian
GSSP:Candidates are Black Bear Ridge in British Columbia (Canada) and Pizzo Mondello, Sicily (Italy)
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Manicouagan impactImpact Event214 ± 1 MaQuebec, Canada
Laurasia supercontinent (begins)Supercontinent215 - 55 MaNorthern Hemisphere
Hunter-Bowen orogeny (concludes)Orogeny260 - 225 MaAustralia
Uralian orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~320 - ~175 MaRussia


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