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Breccia is a rock composed of broken fragments of minerals or rock cemented together by a fine-grained matrix that can be similar to or ...

Breccia - Geology - rocks and minerals

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Cataclastic breccias are produced by the fragmentation of rocks during faulting. Volcanic breccias (agglomerates) comprise blocks of lava in an ash matrix and ...

CLASSIFICATION OF VOLCANIC BRECCIAS

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Volcanic breccias are grouped into three major categories based upon process of fragmentation: autoclastic, pyroclastic, and epiclastic. Autoclastic volcanic ...

Pyroclastic Breccia - Rock Library | Imperial College London

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Pyroclastic breccias can form as vent breccias, occupying volcanic conduits, as airfall deposits close to volcanic vents and as pyroclastic flow deposits, ...

Volcanic Breccia Igneous Rock - Mini Me Geology

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Volcanic Breccia igneous rock specimens are good for earth science classroom education, labs, home school geology and kids rock kits. Volcanic ash is good ...

Geologic units containing volcanic breccia (agglomerate) - MRData

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This category is also used for volcanic breccia (agglomerate). ... Quaternary pyroclastic and volcanic mudflow deposits, unit 3 (Sutter Buttes) (Quaternary (1.5- 2.5 ...

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Volcanic breccia is an igneous rock with large, angular fragments of volcanic material. This breccia probably formed during a violent volcanic eruption. Breccia  ...

Volcanic breccia - definition of Volcanic breccia by The Free Dictionary

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volcanic breccia | geology | Britannica.com

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...inches) in size; although bombs are ejected in a molten state (becoming rounded upon solidification), blocks are erupted as solid angular or subangular ...

The impact breccia page | ERNSTSON CLAUDIN IMPACT ...

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Breccias can be produced in several geologic processes: tectonic breccia, volcanic breccia (eruption breccia, vent breccia), sedimentary breccia (e.g., rock fall ...

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Breccia: Sedimentary Rock - Pictures, Definition, Formation

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Breccia is a clastic sedimentary rock similar to conglomerate that can form in a ... of igneous rock debris that was ejected by a volcanic blast or pyroclastic flow.

VOLCANIC BRECCIAVolcanic breccia - Springer

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A volcanic breccia is a rock composed predominantly of angular fragments resulting from brecciation or emplacement due to volcanic action: it may, or may not, ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Breccia at Encyclopedia.com. ... Volcanic breccias containing lithic (rock) and vitric (glass and pumice ) fragments form ...