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Highway 105 Roadcut, La Pêche, Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canadai
Regional Level Types
Highway 105 RoadcutRoad Cutting
La Pêche- not defined -
Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCMRegional County Municipality
Outaouais- not defined -
Québec- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 40' 8'' North , 75° 55' 42'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.66889,-75.92833
GeoHash:G#: f245b1y8t
Locality type:Road Cutting
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Wakefield2,000 (2016)7.4km
Cantley10,412 (2018)16.0km
Val-des-Monts9,539 (2016)20.5km
Gatineau242,124 (2016)27.7km
le Plateau15,000 (2015)28.4km


Formerly: Highway 105 Roadcut, Wakefield Township, Gatineau Co., Québec, Canada

Roadcut exposing a large calcite crystal vug (crystals unfortunately weathered) and several pockets containing scapolite, pyroxene and mica crystals.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlatePlate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Mica Group'
'Pyroxene Group'
'Scapolite'

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Mica Group'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Mica Group'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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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Ectasian
1200 - 1400 Ma



ID: 3185044
Mesoproterozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ectasian (1200 - 1400 Ma)

Lithology: Marble

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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