Igneous Dyke | #Geology #GeologyPage #Dyke Locality: La…

Igneous Dyke | #Geology #GeologyPage #Dyke

Locality: La Gomera, Spain

One of the most amazing images of a dyke you are ever likely to see. This one is exposed in a road cutting on La Gomera high up on the cumbre above Vallehermoso. The dyke has been intruded into red layered volcanic ashes and as it has melted its way towards the surface.

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