Macauley Island, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||30° 13' 56'' South , 178° 25' 54'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-30.23227,-178.43190|
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6 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
- Igneous rock
- Sedimentary rock and sediment
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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0 - 2.588 Ma
|Late Quaternary ignimbrite|
Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Pakihi Supergroup, Ruaumoko Volcanic Region
Comments: Zealandia Megasequence Extrusive and Intrusive Rocks (Neogene)
Reference: Edbrooke, S.W., Heron, D.W., Forsyth, P.J., Jongens, R. (compilers). Geology Map of New Zealand 1:1 000 000. GNS Science Geological Map 2.