Nappes

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Northern Spain


86_014. Mountain Limestone thrust over its own flysch.  Liebana, Picos de Europas. [43.193463,-4.591141]


86_015. Flysch conglomerate on ridge.  Potes, Picos de Europas. [43.158411,-4.619980]


86_019. Nappe riding over syntectonic flysch.  Punto de Glorio, Picos de Europas. [43.188807,-4.835472]


86_026. Thrust flat with Stephanian unconformity on ridge.  Eslar nappe. [42.284015,-5.56778]


86_027. East syncline, Eslar nappe.  Crimenes. [42.903709,-5.143032]


86_035. The eastern syncline, Eslar nappe.  Crimenes. [42.903709,-5.143032]


86_051. Namurian limestone.  East of San Emiliano. [42.972162,-6.000624]


86_052. Mountain limestone, right, thrust over Barrio quartzite, center, and Lancara limestone on left.  Villamanin. [42.944398,-5.659533]

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86_054. Thrust, here vertical.                   86_053. Close up of thrust.        Villamanin. [42.944398,-5.659533]

Benquerencia beach, 10km east of Foz. 43.555161,-7.144303

The recumbent part of the Mondonedo nappe

86_094. Core of the main nappe. Benquerencia beach, 10km east of Foz. [43.555161,-7.144303]


86_095. Small fold on overturned limb of nappe. Benquerencia beach, 10km east of Foz. [43.555161,-7.144303]


86_096. Small folds on the upright limb of the nappe. Benquerencia beach, 10km east of Foz. [43.555161,-7.144303]


86_100. Folds with boudins in limb; footwall of Mondonedo nappe. Burela, between Foz and Cadiera. [43.675713,-7.371926]


86_101. The continuation of 100 to the right. Burela, between Foz and Cadiera. [43.675713,-7.371926]

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