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Breccia - Wikipedia

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Breccia is a rock composed of broken fragments of minerals or rock cemented together by a ... Volcanic pyroclastic rocks are formed by explosive eruption of lava and any rocks which are entrained wi...

Breccia: Sedimentary Rock - Pictures, Definition, Formation

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Breccia is a clastic sedimentary rock similar to conglomerate that can form in a variety of ways.

Formation of Breccia | Breccia Composition - Compare Rocks

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Where is breccia found? | Reference.com

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Breccia can be formed by many types of rocks and minerals, such as sandstone breccia, basalt breccia and limestone breccia. When fragments of different rocks  ...

breccia | rock | Britannica.com

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Mar 7, 2012 ... Lithified sedimentary rock consisting of angular or subangular ... In one class of breccia, clast material, breccia formation, and cement are all ...

Breccia facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about ...

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Breccias are rocks composed of angular clasts (fragments). ... breccia Rock formed by the cementation of sharp-angled fragments in a finer matrix of the same or ...

(volcanic) breccia - CHC

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hard or soft rock, composed of angular, gravel-size fragments in a finer sediment ... Volcanic (igneous) breccias are mainly of pyroclastic origin (formed by an ...

Limestone - Sedimentary rocks - Sandatlas

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Pictures, Definition, Composition, Types, Colors, Structures, Formation, Geology, ... (sandstone and shale are common siliciclastic rocks) sedimentary rock.

The impact breccia page | ERNSTSON CLAUDIN IMPACT ...

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There are many phases in the cratering process when they can be formed: in the rock mass flow behind the shock front starting from the impact point, during the ...

Polymictic (polymict, polygenetic, polylithologic) impact breccia ...

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A polymictic breccia is a clastic sedimentary rock composed of angular clasts from ... impact cratering process, breccias may incorporate earlier formed breccias, ...

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Breccia - Geology - rocks and minerals

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Breccia is a rock formed from angular gravel and boulder-sized clasts cemented together in a matrix. The angular nature of the clasts indicates that they have not  ...

BRECCIA - Mineral Gallery

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Sedimentary Rock Type: Clastic; Related to: Sandstone and conglomerate; Color : Variable ... However breccias are formed, it usually is an exciting event!

Conglomerates and Breccias

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A clastic rock made of particles larger than 2 mm in diameter is either a ... But in this case, the breccia probably formed along a fault or as the result of a cave roof  ...