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Santon, Isle of Mani
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Santon- not defined -
Isle of ManCrown Dependency

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 54° 7' 12'' North , 4° 34' 52'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 54.12026,-4.58131
GeoHash:G#: gcsezsrcr
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Castletown3,100 (2015)6.9km
Douglas26,218 (2018)7.2km
Port Erin3,530 (2015)11.7km
Peel3,781 (2015)13.4km
Laxey1,768 (2015)17.0km


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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
British IslesGroup of Islands
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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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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3187373
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 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]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 2034832
Ordovician Rocks (Undifferentiated)

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Sandstone and conglomerate, interbedded

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

Early Ordovician
470 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3142059
Early Ordovician sandstone

Age: Early Ordovician (470 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{claystone,siltstone}

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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