Pillow lavas of Alamedilla

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Geological Interest Places

Pillow lavas of Alamedilla

Outcrop of basic volcanic rocks with pillow lava structures surrounded by maritime materials and pelagic marine swamps from the Cretaceous.

These structures are a typical product of underwater emission of lavas.

Information

Location info

  • Municipio: Alamedilla
  • Superficie: 250 ha
  • Periodo: Upper Cretaceous (aprox. 84 million years)
Coordinates: 37.586082, -3.269986
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