|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||21° 34' 34'' North , 158° 12' 42'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||21.57611,-158.21167|
|Köppen climate type:||As : Tropical dry savanna climate|
"Pegmatitoid" veins in hawaiite lava. Quarry belonged to Hawiian Rock Company in the 1970s. Area now being leased as an aquaculture farm.
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Aragonite|
Description: Acicular crystals to 1cm.
Reference: Dunham, K.C. (1933) The American Mineralogist, 18, 384. (from a Palache specimen at Harvard)
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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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2.588 - 3.6 Ma
2.588 - 5.333 Ma
|Cenozoic volcanic rocks|
Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)
Comments: Hawaiian Chain
Lithology: Shield volcano(s); mafic volcanic 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.