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Vojkovická skála

General Characteristics

County (administration): Karlovy Vary Region
District (town): Karlovy Vary
Cadastre: Vojkovice
Map 1 : 50 000 (sheet No): 1122, 11221
Geological region: Neovolcanics of the České středohoří Mts.
Accessibility: - no traffic restriction ( by car)
ID : 7


Short characteristics of the site: Steep rocky slope with an outcrop of lava flow consisting of analcite tephrite which has baked basement. Underlaying volcaniclastics fill the river chanell. The deposits document porcesses of erosion and re-sedimentation of volcanogenic material in periods of volcanic calmness.
Regional geologic unit: Bohemian Massif - superficial deposits and post-Variscian magmatites - Tertiary - Basins under Krušné hory Mts.and adjoining volcanic uplands
Stratigraphy: Tertiary (Paleogene - Neogene)
Subject: sedimentology, volcanology, petrology
Geological phenomenon: volcaniclastic deposits, lava
Genesis: sedimentary, volcanic
Rock: volcaniclastic deposits

Territorial conservation

Level of protection: Registered geological localities suggested for protection
Protection of a geol. phenomenon: A - Protected Area: (declared as Geological locality)
Conflicts of interests: without conflicts


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Elaboration and Updating

Elaborated by: Hradecký Petr, 07.11.94
Updated by: Plíšek Antonín 16.09.04, Rapprich Vladislav 08.10.09, Rapprich Vladislav 11.11.09


The database Significant geological localities of the Czech Republic: 7 [online]. Prague: Czech Geological Survey, 1998 [cit. 2019-10-23]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/7.

Location in map:

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Pohled na Vojkovickou skálu z mostu přes Ohři., Pavla Gürtlerová, 2017
Redeponovaná vulkanoklastika (epiklastika) na Vojkovické skále, Vladislav Rapprich, 2002
Pohled na svrchní část výchozu na Vojkovické skále, Vladislav Rapprich, 2002
Vrtsvená redeponovaná vulkanoklastika (epiklastika) ve svrchní části vypálená nadložní lávou, Vladislav Rapprich, 2002

(C) 2003-2012 ČGS, verse aplikace 1.21 [3.2.2016]