HU5070 : Augen Gneiss in Grutwick Quarry

taken 13 years ago, near to Hamnavoe, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Augen Gneiss in Grutwick Quarry
Augen Gneiss in Grutwick Quarry
This extraordinary rock is augen gneiss - 'Auge' is German for 'eye' and refers to the round white feldspars in the black rock.
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Saturday, 24 July, 2004   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 12 April, 2005
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 50 70 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 60:24.9129N 1:5.0961W
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