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  1. Tourmaline and Andaluscite Boudin 2

    Snapshot Title: Tourmaline and Andaluscite Boudin 2
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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    This is better revised version of first snapshot. The previous one is a deadlink.



  2. Igneous Dike S-Fold

    Snapshot Title: Igneous Dike S-Fold
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    This image shows an intruding dike cutting across the foliated layers of metamorphic bedrock.

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  3. Recumbent Fold

    Snapshot Title: Recumbent Fold
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this rock, there is a recumbent fold.

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  4. Z-Fold

    Snapshot Title: Z-Fold
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    A small z-fold indicates right-lateral shear.

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  5. Dike Cutting Through Schist Bedrock

    Snapshot Title: Dike Cutting Through Schist Bedrock
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this rock formation there is a granite dike.

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  6. Folding and Proof of Compression (Deformation)

    Snapshot Title: Folding and Proof of Compression (Deformation)
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this rock, ductile deformation is present in the form of compression.

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  7. Evidence of Local Extension

    Snapshot Title: Evidence of Local Extension
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    This image shows boudins of quartz parallel to foliation of the schist.

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  8. Xenolith in Granite Dike

    Snapshot Title: Xenolith in Granite Dike
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  9. Muscovite Crystals in a Granite Dike

    Snapshot Title: Muscovite Crystals in a Granite Dike
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Large musocivte crystals indicate that the rate of cooling was slow.

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  10. Folding and Compression

    Snapshot Title: Folding and Compression
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    The compressed dike in the image portrays the overall compressional regime.

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  11. Brittle Deformation

    Snapshot Title: Brittle Deformation
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this rock, a rock underwent great stress under conditions of low temperatures and pressure.

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  12. Large Crystal Size in Igneous Dike

    Snapshot Title: Large Crystal Size in Igneous Dike
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    This photograph highlights the large crytsal size in the thick igneous dike.

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  13. Composition of Igneous Dike

    Snapshot Title: Composition of Igneous Dike
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    There are various phaneritic crystals in the rock. The rock contains quartz, muscovite, and garnet.



  14. Muscovite Presence and Varying Grain Size in the Igneous Dike

    Snapshot Title: Muscovite Presence and Varying Grain Size in the Igneous Dike
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    The muscovite in the igneous dike supports the conclusion that the igneous rock is rich in aluminum.

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  15. Ductile Deformation and Garnet Presence

    Snapshot Title: Ductile Deformation and Garnet Presence
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    A thick igneous dike is visible and is dotted by garnets.

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  16. Boudins Crosscut by Dike

    Snapshot Title: Boudins Crosscut by Dike
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this host rock, a series of boudins are crosscut by a dike.

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  17. Igneous Dike in Metamorphic Host Rock

    Snapshot Title: Igneous Dike in Metamorphic Host Rock
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this rock, there is an igneous dike cutting through a metamorphic host rock.

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  18. Z-Fold Deformation

    Snapshot Title: Z-Fold Deformation
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  19. S-fold Closeup

    Snapshot Title: S-fold Closeup
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Within these rock formations an S-fold is visible in the dike.

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  20. Jointing Giant Steps

    Snapshot Title: Jointing Giant Steps
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  21. Dike with Wavy Foliation

    Snapshot Title: Dike with Wavy Foliation
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    This wavy dike is a felsic compressed igneous intrusion.

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  22. Dike 3

    Snapshot Title: Dike 3
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Behind this rock formation an intruding dike cuts across the foliated layers of metamorphic bedrock.

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  23. Compressional Deformation

    Snapshot Title: Compressional Deformation
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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    Note: rock is hidden in gigapan



  24. Dikes

    Snapshot Title: Dikes
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    There are two dikes in this photo with similiar compositions.

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  25. Z-folds and S-folds

    Snapshot Title: Z-folds and S-folds
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  26. Dikes 2

    Snapshot Title: Dikes 2
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    This photograph two intruding dikes.

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  27. Tension Gash

    Snapshot Title: Tension Gash
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  28. Another Dike S-Fold

    Snapshot Title: Another Dike S-Fold
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    An intruding dike cuts across metamorphic rock.

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  29. Garnet Abundance

    Snapshot Title: Garnet Abundance
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    There are many garnets in this area.

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  30. Jointing

    Snapshot Title: Jointing
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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    Note: Rock in picture is behind what can be seen in gigapan.



  31. Well Developed Staurolite Crystals

    Snapshot Title: Well Developed Staurolite Crystals
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

    Staurolite indicates high metamorphic grade.

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  32. Close up of rock

    Snapshot Title: Close up of rock
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  33. Big Photo Boudin

    Snapshot Title: Big Photo Boudin
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  34. Crystal size

    Snapshot Title: Crystal size
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  35. Larger Picture of Dike and Jointing

    Snapshot Title: Larger Picture of Dike and Jointing
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  36. Xenolith rock in Granite

    Snapshot Title: Xenolith rock in Granite
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  37. More Boudins

    Snapshot Title: More Boudins
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  38. Ductile Deformation

    Snapshot Title: Ductile Deformation
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  39. Granite Dike and Jointing

    Snapshot Title: Granite Dike and Jointing
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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  40. Strike and Dip

    Snapshot Title: Strike and Dip
    Taken by: eos101

    Image: Geology of Hermit Island, Maine
    Image Owner: eos101



    Description:

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