NJ5666 : Varves

taken 3 years ago, near to Sandend, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Varves
Varves
These stripes are the remains of sediments that accumulated in a glacial lake during the last ice age. The content of the sediment changes seasonally, and is reflected in the different colours of the varves.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Geological interest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 5608 6602 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:40.9125N 2:44.2897W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 5608 6602
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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