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Carrade de Cavalaire, Cavalaire-sur-Mer, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 11' 55'' North , 6° 32' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.19888,6.54505
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Bastide de la Carrade, Cavalaire-sur-Mer, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France


Old concession (1817) of Cavalaire.
Iron nodules in serpentinites exploited by trenches filled in progress.


Mineral List


10 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic - Neoproterozoic
252.17 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3157551
Upper Gneiss Unit (Massif Central)

Age: Neoproterozoic to Permian (252.17 - 1000 Ma)

Description: high grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{gneiss}, Minor{amphibolite,migmatite/anatexite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Paleozoic - Precambrian
252.17 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3190673
Precambrian-Phanerozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Eoarchean to Permian (252.17 - 4000 Ma)

Lithology: Felsite; orthogneiss/metavolcanic gneiss

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. [154]

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