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Bray Beach, Bray, Co. Wicklow, Irelandi
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Bray BeachBeach
Bray- not defined -
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View of Bray Beach from the Foot of Bray Head

Bray Beach, Bray, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 53° 12' 10'' North , 6° 5' 50'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 53.20278,-6.09722
GeoHash:G#: gc7wtm20s
Locality type:Beach
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
Bray6,477 (2013)0.1km
Little Bray8,015 (2018)1.6km
Shankill10,102 (2016)3.2km
Kilmacanoge1,028 (2017)4.6km
Enniskerry1,811 (2013)4.9km

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Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
British IslesGroup of Islands
Ireland (island)Island

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cubanite ?
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Dr. David Jordan collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Cubanite ?2.CB.55aCuFe2S3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Cubanite ?

List of minerals for each chemical element

S CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3

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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Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma

ID: 3192030
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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. [154]

443.8 - 485.4 Ma

ID: 3157966
S Mayo trough; S Connemara Group; SW Curlew Mountains; Tyrone; Longford-Down massif; Ribband Group; Tagoat Group; Duncannon Grp.

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Connemara Group; Ribband Group; Tagoat Group; Duncannon Group

Description: turbidite

Lithology: Major:{shale/slate}, Minor{sandstone,rhyolite group,basalt group}

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]

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

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