Limites quarry, Ave-et-Auffe, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 5' 52'' North , 5° 8' 39'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.09778,5.14417|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Carrière des Limites, Ave-et-Auffe, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium|
South border of Dinant synclinorium.
Mesodevonian (Givetian-Frasnian) carbonate series.
Mineralization in normal longitudinal EW fractures.
Deposition due to fracture reopening and pressure fall (general distension).
It is not allowed to enter the quarry, and the quarry management does not give any permits.
16 valid minerals.
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358.9 - 443.8 Ma
|Silurian-Devonian sedimentary rocks|