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Sete Cidades Volcano, Sete Cidades, Ponta Delgada, São Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 51' 19'' North , 25° 47' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.85528,-25.78611
GeoHash:G#: eqtxm5r4u
Locality type:Volcano
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Vulcão das Sete Cidades, Sete Cidades, Ponta Delgada, Ilha de São Miguel, Açores, Portugal


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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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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3193014
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Comments: Azores; San Miguel

Lithology: Volcanic cone(s); mafic volcanic rocks; basalt

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]

Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3144837
hot spot

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Volcanic

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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References

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- Renzulli, A. and Santi, P. (2000): Two-stage fractionation history of the alkali basalt-trachyte series of Sete Cidades volcano (Sao Miguel Island, Azores). European Journal of Mineralogy 12, 469-494.

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