Diabase Rock Formation -Pointe des Monts
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member davidb1957
N 49° 19.536 W 067° 22.203
19U E 618437 N 5464930
Quick Description: These dikes are always impressive.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 8/26/2021 11:19:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM14VAR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 6

Long Description:
The veins of black igneous rock found by the shoreline are more than 600 million years old.

Molten lava from the earth's depths seeped into a network of fractures and cracks when the St. Lawrence Valley was formed, becoming diabase rock.

Les filons de roche noire présents a proximité du rivage ont plus de 600 millions d'années. La roche en fusion, provenant des profondeurs de la terre, s'est infiltrée dans un réseau de fractures et de fissures, au moment de la formation de l'actuel vallée du Saint-Laurent.
Waymark is confirmed to be publicly accessible: yes

Parking Coordinates: N 49° 19.577 W 067° 22.135

Access fee (In local currency): .00

Requires a high clearance vehicle to visit.: no

Requires 4x4 vehicle to visit.: no

Public Transport available: no

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