|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 42' 31'' North , 14° 12' 2'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.70874,14.20047|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech Republic|
Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Large basalt quarry reveals a part of Roztock subvolcanic structure. In this quarrry we can see complet geological structures of this body. Basalts, monchiquite, camptonite and bostonite dykes. This locality was famous by occurence of strong, terminated natrolite crystals. Occurrence of minerals is bound predominantly to camptonite and gauteite veins.
4 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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2.588 - 66 Ma
|Cenozoic volcanic rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (2.588 - 66 Ma)
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
66 - 100.5 Ma
66 - 100.5 Ma
|Czech Cretaceous Basin, Ceská krídová pánev|