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Carnian

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Mesozoic  Triassic   Late Triassic
    Carnian
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:~227 Ma
Base:~237 Ma
Preceeds:Norian
Follows:Middle Triassic Ladinian
GSSP:Prati di Stuores, Dolomites, Italy
GSSP location:46.5269°N, 11.9303°E
GSSP link:View Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point of the International Commission on Stratigraphy
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Hunter-Bowen orogeny (ongoing)Orogeny260 - 225 MaAustralia
Uralian orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~320 - ~175 MaRussia


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