Metamorphism photos


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Slate, phyllite, schist, gneiss.

Slate in Pioneer Mtns., Idaho.


Schist. Tien Shan Mtns., Kyrgyzstan.

Close-up of gneiss.

Folded gneiss.


Intruded, folded gneiss.

Contact met: talc along intrusive contact

Retrograde met: chloritic gneiss.

SC fabric in mylonitic gneiss: top-to-right.

Thin sxn of folded schist. ~1 cm across.


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