|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 5' 39'' North , 5° 6' 47'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.09417,5.11333|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
An operating limestone quarry.
Also erroneously called "Fond des Vaux" (the correct name "Fond des Vaulx" is given on http://www.cfv.be/fr/ the website of the company operating the quarry).
It is not allowed to enter the quarry without permission. Permits can be obtained by contacting the quarry management.
13 valid minerals.
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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358.9 - 419.2 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 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. 
393.3 - 419.2 Ma
|Early Devonian sandstone|