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Inverhuron, Kincardine Township, Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 18' 6'' North , 81° 35' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.30167,-81.59972
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Crystals in vuggy coral reefs in limestone exposed on the shore of Lake Huron between Gunn Point and Douglas Point near Inverhuron.


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3 valid minerals.

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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Ma



ID: 3185648

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

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]

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3294619
Lucas

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Lucas Formation

Description: thin- to medium-bedded, light to grey-brown, fine-grained, limestone, locally stromatolitic; locally very pure, fine-grained limestone with fossilierous (stromatoporoids, amphipora) interbeds (Anderdon Member); local sandy, fossiliferous limestone facies

Comments: light to grey-brown, fine-grained dolostone and limestone, with stromatolitic laminations; light to dark grey-brown, fine-grained, sparsely fossiliferous limestone, alternating with coarse-grained, bioclastic limestone (Anderdon Mb), with local medium- to coarse-grained, fossiliferous, sandy limestone

Reference: Armstrong, D.K, and J.E.P. Dodge. Paleozoic geology of southern Ontario. Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Release–Data 219. [180]

Middle Devonian
382.7 - 393.3 Ma



ID: 619442
Detroit River Group; Onondaga Formation

Age: Middle Devonian (382.7 - 393.3 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Detroit River Group; Onondaga Formation

Lithology: Limestone, dolostone, shale

Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1. [1]

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