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N.A. terrain
N.A. terrain

Rock type maps for the North America Tapestry of Time and Terrain map.

Four smaller maps show the distribution of four principal types of rock: sedimentary, volcanic, plutonic and metamorphic.


North America Tapestry of Time and Terrain. (USGS,GSC,COREMI)
North America Tapestry of Time and Terrain. ( USGS, GSC, COREMI)


Image: 144 dpi, encoded to 72 dpi JPEG, compressed slightly to fit within Wikipedia 2MB limit.

Source: English Wikipedia, original upload 15 April 2005 by SEWilco

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  • Rock (geology)
  • Geology of the United States of America
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  • Wikipedia:Featured picture candidates/April-2005
  • Wikipedia:Featured picture candidates/North america terrain 2003 map.jpg