County (administration): Karlovy Vary Region
District (town): Karlovy Vary
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
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
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. 2019-07-18]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/7.
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