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  1. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Angular Unconformity, west of El Paso, Texas
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This Coke bottle (apparently full of urine???) gives a sense of scale tot he GigaPan.



  2. Pyroclastic surge deposits

    Snapshot Title: Pyroclastic surge deposits
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Kilbourne Hole, detail A
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Big, powerful eruption.



  3. Contact metamorphism

    Snapshot Title: Contact metamorphism
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Kilbourne Hole, detail A
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Baked soils



  4. Basalt

    Snapshot Title: Basalt
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Kilbourne Hole, detail A
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    The Afton flow, 70-80 ka.



  5. Field vehicle

    Snapshot Title: Field vehicle
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Kilbourne Hole, detail A
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This is what happened to the last geologists to visit this site.



  6. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Around the corner, the road cut continues. Examine it in closer detail with this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129411



  7. Detail

    Snapshot Title: Detail
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    More detail of this part of the outcrop can be seen at this close-range GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129404



  8. Detail

    Snapshot Title: Detail
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    More detail of this part of the outcrop can be seen at this close-range GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129361



  9. Detail

    Snapshot Title: Detail
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    More detail of this part of the outcrop can be seen at this close-range GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129325



  10. Detail

    Snapshot Title: Detail
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    More detail of this part of the outcrop can be seen at this close-range GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129324



  11. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    For a closer look at this portion of the outcrop, please visit this GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129332



  12. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    For a closer look at this portion of the outcrop, please visit this GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129331



  13. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    For a closer look at this portion of the outcrop, please visit this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129363



  14. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    For a closer look at this portion of the outcrop, please visit this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129366



  15. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    For a closer look at this portion of the outcrop, please visit this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129367



  16. 10 cm

    Snapshot Title: 10 cm
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #5
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Ten centimeters of vertical distance.



  17. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #5
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This stick is 1 meter tall.



  18. Cross-cutting relationships

    Snapshot Title: Cross-cutting relationships
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #4
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Which dike came first?



  19. 5 cm

    Snapshot Title: 5 cm
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #4
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This is 5 vertical centimeters along the length of this meter stick.



  20. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #4
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This stick is 1 meter tall.



  21. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #3
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This stick is 1 meter tall.



  22. Boudinage

    Snapshot Title: Boudinage
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    of granite dikelet within Castner Marble bedding. What sequence of events does this structure imply?



  23. Xenoliths

    Snapshot Title: Xenoliths
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    of Castner Marble in granite.



  24. Dike of granite

    Snapshot Title: Dike of granite
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    intruding Castner Marble



  25. Mudcracks

    Snapshot Title: Mudcracks
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    There are mudcracks on this green surface. Check them out in this detail GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129404



  26. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #2
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    The distance between the two dark marks ("60" and "70," actually) is 10 centimeters.



  27. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    The distance between the two big dark marks is 10 centimeters.



  28. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill overview GigaPan #1
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This stick is 1 meter tall.



  29. Granite

    Snapshot Title: Granite
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #3
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    What does it look like up close? Like this:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129361



  30. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #3
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    A closer look at this portion of the outcrop can be seen in this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129324



  31. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #2
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    A closer look at this portion of the outcrop can be seen in this GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129324



  32. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill
    Image Owner: Joshua Villalobos



    Description:

    A closer look at this portion of the outcrop may be seen in this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129366



  33. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill
    Image Owner: Joshua Villalobos



    Description:

    A closer look at this portion of the outcrop may be seen in this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129363



  34. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill
    Image Owner: Joshua Villalobos



    Description:

    A closer look at this portion of the outcrop can be seen in this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129367



  35. Scale

    Snapshot Title: Scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill detail shot 3
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This black bar is 1 centimeter long.



  36. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill
    Image Owner: Joshua Villalobos



    Description:

    More detail can be seen in this close up GigaPan of this site: gigapan.com/gigapans/129361



  37. A closer look

    Snapshot Title: A closer look
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill
    Image Owner: Joshua Villalobos



    Description:

    at the Castner Marble can be seen just up the road at another outcrop: gigapan.com/gigapans/129270



  38. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #4
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Take a closer look at this portion of the outcrop in this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129325



  39. A closer look

    Snapshot Title: A closer look
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill medium-range outcrop #5
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Zoom in on this portion of the outcrop in this GigaPan: gigapan.com/gigapans/129325



  40. Zoom in

    Snapshot Title: Zoom in
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Confusion Hill
    Image Owner: Joshua Villalobos



    Description:

    Take a closer look at this portion of the outcrop in this GigaPan:
    gigapan.com/gigapans/129331



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