|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||45° 31' 38'' North , 2° 46' 23'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||45.52716,2.77297|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical names associated with this locality:||Auvergne; Rhône-Alpes|
Trachy-andesite dome-flow, with numerous mafic enclaves, coming from Mont Redon. Good outcrops on the road to Chastreix-Sancy ski station, just below the Roc de Courlande.
11 valid minerals. 4 erroneous literature entries.
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2.588 - 5.333 Ma
2.588 - 23.03 Ma
|Cenozoic volcanic rocks|
Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)
Comments: Massif Central
Lithology: 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.