Auchintoul, Alford, Buchan Grampian, Scotland, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||57° 14' 15'' North , 2° 46' 18'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||57.23758,-2.77183|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Aberdeenshire|
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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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252.17 - 541 Ma
|Paleozoic intrusive rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)
Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks
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. 
|Middle Cambrian - Neoproterozoic|
501 - 1000 Ma
|Southern Highland Group|
541 - 1000 Ma
|Proterozoic III mica|
Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)
Description: undifferentiated metamorphic
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.