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Precambrian bedrock of southern and eastern Finland

Precambrian bedrock of southern and eastern Finland

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Published by Geological Survey of Finland in Espoo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland
    • Subjects:
    • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Guidebooks.,
    • Geology -- Finland -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: 26th International Geological Congress, Paris, 1980.

      Statementedited by Kai Hytönen.
      ContributionsHytönen, Kai.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE653 .P732
      The Physical Object
      Pagination27 p. :
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3890174M
      ISBN 10951690114X
      LC Control Number81451553

      Canoeing the Precambrian Edge Wilderness, Adventure and. The highlight is the series of 40 or so giant dunes, a bit south of lake athabasca and about a two-hour hike west of the william river over pure sand. Some of these monsters are 30 metres high and a kilometre long, topped by . The geology of Sweden is the regional study of rocks, minerals, tectonics, natural resources and groundwater in the country. The oldest rocks in Sweden date to more than billion years ago in the x orogeny mountain building events and other tectonic occurrences built up extensive metamorphic crystalline basement rock that often contains valuable metal deposits .

      GEOLOGY. The underlying bedrock of Michigan is mostly hidden from view by unconsolidated material deposited during continental glaciation. However, there are a number of places in the Lower Peninsula where the bedrock can be seen such as in rock quarries and in outcrops along rivers and lakes. The three main portions of bedrock geologic time in Minnesota are highlighted in red: Precambrian, Paleozoic, and Mesozoic (modified from Southwick and Lusardi, , fig. 5). Overall, the bedrock geology of Minnesota can be subdivided into three general categories based on geologic time.

      Europe - Europe - Southern Europe: A world of peninsulas and islands, southern Europe is subject to its own climatic regime, with fragmented but predominantly mountain and plateau landscapes. The Iberian Peninsula features interior tablelands of Paleozoic rocks that are flanked by mountains of Alpine type. The restricted lowlands lie within interior basins or fringe the coasts; those of. This zone, over km west of Loviisa, separates the inland Precambrian bedrock from the offshore Phanerozoic sedimentary rocks. Southern Finland, Estonia, Latvia and western Russia are characterized generally by a lower seismic activity.


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Precambrian bedrock of southern and eastern Finland Download PDF EPUB FB2

Purchase Precambrian Geology of Finland, Volume 14 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. Focusing on the Precambrian in the central part of the Fennoscandian Shield, the book combines the results from modern geological and geophysical research into a detailed petrologic, lithologic, and structural synthesis and interpretation of the Archean and Proterozoic of Finland.

It will be of value to anyone interested in the evolution of the shield in particular and in Precambrian geology. History of Finnish bedrock research / I. Haapala. Summary Focusing on the Precambrian in the central part of the Fennoscandian Shield, the book combines the results from modern geological and geophysical research into a detailed petrologic, lithologic, and structural synthesis and interpretation of the Archean and Proterozoic of Finland.

The Precambrian bedrock of Finland forms the core of the Fennoscandian Shield. The Archean area includes exposed Archean rocks (23%) and Archean crust overlain by Paleoproterozoic supracrustal and plutonic rocks (30%). The Proterozoic area is composed of the Paleoproterozoic Svecofennian Province (41%) intruded by rapakivi granites (4%).Cited by: 1.

Precambrian shield. The bedrock of Finland belongs to the Fennoscandian Shield and was formed by a succession of orogenies during the Precambrian.

The oldest rocks of Finland, those of Archean age, are found in the east and north. These rocks are chiefly granitoids and migmatitic gneiss.

Rocks in central and western Finland originated or were emplaced during the Svecokarelian orogeny. Guide to the Geological Map of Finland – Bedrock Geological Survey of Finland, Special Pa14 figures.

in the book Precambrian Geology of Finland – Key to the Evolution of the Fennoscandian Shield (Lehtinen et have a scattered occurrence in eastern and northern Finland, whereas the Jatuli rocks form the. Precambrian - Precambrian - Precambrian geology: By international agreement, Precambrian time is divided into the Archean Eon (occurring between roughly billion years ago and billion years ago) and Proterozoic Eon (occurring between billion and million years ago).

After the Precambrian, geologic time intervals are commonly subdivided on the basis of the fossil record. The shield is situated in the north-westernmost part of the East European Craton and is the largest exposed area of Precambrian rocks in Europe.

The shield constitutes large parts of Fennoscandia in Finland, NW Russia, Norway and Sweden. Fennoscandian Shield consists of Precambrian bedrock without almost no younger sedimentary rock layers on it. The bedrock of Eastern and Northern Finland consists of ancient rocks dating back to more than During the Precambrian eon many meteorites crashed in to the earth.

The big meterorite crater, Paasselkä, and its edge reached the southern coast of Finland about 13. Volume C1 of the DNAG’s Geology of North America, this page bok contains a description of the geology and mineral deposits of the Superior Province of the Canadian Shield, an overview of Grenville Province geology, and a synopsis of Precambrian fossil occurrences in North America.

Precambrian rocks from Finland were studied for this purpose. SAMPLES Samples of biotite were obtained from rocks collected in Finland during the Excursion of the 26th IGC in (Precambrian bedrock of southern and eastern Finland).

The main geologic characteristics of the Precambrian in Finland have been summarized by SIMONEN (). The bedrock of Finland belongs to the East European Craton (EEC) of northern and eastern Europe and northwestern Russia. Precambrian crystalline rocks crop out only in the northern and southwestern parts of the craton, in the Fennoscandian and Ukrainian shields, respectively; elsewhere they are covered by platform sediments.

On the Precambrian bedrock and its structure in the Pellinge region, South Finland. [Matti Laitala] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Book: All Authors / Contributors: Matti Laitala.

Find more information about: ISBN:   Precambrian Research, 35 () Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., Amsterdam -- Printed in The Netherlands Early Svecofennian Stratigraphy of Southern and Central Norrland, Sweden, and the Possible Existence of an Archaean Basement West of the Svecokarelides TH.

Toggle navigation main page. Geochronology, Dating, and Precambrian Time The Beginning of the World as We Know It. Jun 27 The Archaean bedrock of the Karelia Province in Finland is mostly formed of granitoids whose ages vary from c.

to Ga. Neoarchaean rocks dominate, since Paleoarchaean and Mesoarchaean. The Finnish bedrock represents a fairly typical Precambrian shield area. The northern and eastern part of Finland is largely of late Ar- chaean age, while much of the bedrock of southern Finland formed during the Svecofennian orogeny Ma ago (Vaasjoki, ).

The SMksjtirvi impact structure in southwestern Finland (Fig. 1) lies. Ground Water Problems, Volume 11 presents the proceedings of the International Symposium held in Stockholm, Sweden in October The book covers the influence of topography on ground water formation; the ground water in Precambrian rocks in Southern Sweden; and the ground water conditions in the sedimentary rocks of Scania.

The Precambrian bedrock of Finland forms the core of the Fennoscandian Shield. The Archean area includes exposed Archean rocks (23%) and Archean crust overlain by Paleoproterozoic supracrustal and. The metamorphic map of Finland is largely based on those studies and the metamorphic mapping carried out in the Bedrock & Resources Department in the late s and early s in central Lapland.

New mapping was performed during – in Pohjanmaa and in eastern and southern Finland. Canoeing the Precambrian Edge Wilderness, Adventure and Legend. mehyv. Canoeing the Precambrian Edge Wilderness, Adventure and.main page.

Canoeing the Precambrian Edge Wilderness, Adventure and Legend. Posted on by tytym.Marshall Reiter, Heat Flow Data in an Area of the Eastern Southern Basin and Range in Arizona Contribute to an Analysis of Neogene Lithosphere Thinning Greater than Km, Lithosphere, //,1, (), ().