Insch, Buchan Grampian, Scotland, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||57° 20' 29'' North , 2° 36' 42'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||57.34141,-2.61188|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Aberdeenshire|
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|Paleozoic - Precambrian|
252.17 - 4000 Ma
|Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic 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. 
|Early Devonian - Ordovician|
393.3 - 485.4 Ma
|Silurian - Ordovician|
419.2 - 485.4 Ma
|Unnamed Igneous Intrusion, Ordovician To Silurian|
Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 485.4 Ma)
Lithology: Mafic igneous-rock
Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. 
Localities in this Region
- Buchan Grampian
- Buchan Grampian