ZIRCON, Metaconglomerate Narryer Gneiss Slice, Jack Hills, Australia S992

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JACK HILLS ZIRCON Polished Fossil Slice in Metasediments 

Metaconglomerate rock with Zircon Crystals

Narryer Gneiss Terrane 

Hadean years,

Jack Hills Region, Pilbara, Western Australia.

Polished on one side.

80 grams

7.5 cm x 4.5 cm x 1 cm approx

This rock formed 3.4 billion years ago from pieces of older rocks and includes 4.4 billion year old zircons. 

These zircon minerals show that oceans, an atmosphere and plate tectonics began soon after the formation of earth.

 

 

 

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