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Coumeilles des Barrencs quarry, Estagel, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, Francei
Regional Level Types
Coumeilles des Barrencs quarryQuarry
Estagel- not defined -
Pyrénées-OrientalesDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Comelles dels Barrencs
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 45' 54'' North , 2° 42' 53'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 42.76500,2.71472
GeoHash:G#: sp9gmc0u1
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Estagel2,129 (2016)1.7km
Calce201 (2016)3.3km
Montner267 (2016)3.5km
Latour-de-France964 (2016)5.0km
Cases-de-Pène610 (2016)6.0km


Active dolomitic limestone quarry (Société d'aménagement et de travaux publics).

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
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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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Early Cretaceous
100.5 - 145 Ma



ID: 3187706
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Early Cretaceous (100.5 - 145 Ma)

Comments: Cantabrian Orogen

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]

Early Jurassic
174.1 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3161628
mostly detrital deposit

Age: Early Jurassic (174.1 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{siltstone,dolomite/dolostone,conglomerate}

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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Berger, G.M. and al. (1993): Notice explicative de la feuille Rivesaltes à 1/50000, B.R.G.M., Editions du Service géologique national, p. 87.

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