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Täsch, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
TäschVillage
Zermatt- not defined -
Matt ValleyValley
Zermatt - Saas Fee areaArea
ValaisCanton
SwitzerlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 4' 2'' North , 7° 46' 29'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Täsch831 (2016)0.2km
Randa421 (2016)3.5km
Zermatt6,629 (2016)5.6km
Sankt Niklaus2,352 (2016)12.4km
Saas-Fee1,611 (2013)12.6km


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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range
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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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Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 2354906
Quartre Lockergesteine

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Lithology: Alluvium

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3137739
Upper Penninic Nappes

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 Ma)

Description: ophiolite complex

Lithology: Meta-basalt group, meta-peridotite

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]

Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3192543
Paleozoic volcanic and intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Ophiolite complex; mafic volcanic 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]

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