A thin section in gabbro igneous rock, containing most beautiful colorized mineral grains
by Metwally Hamza, Full Geologist, Egypt
- Gabbro is a phaneritic (coarse-grained), mafic intrusive igneous rock formed from the slow cooling of magnesium-rich and iron-rich magma into a holocrystalline mass deep beneath the Earth's surface.
- The specimen of this thin section had been taken from the gabbro rock basement complexes of Saint Chatrine, South Sinai, Sinai, Egypt.
Taken and Itemized by Metwally Hamza.
Taken on 30
Submitted on 12 February 2022
Credit: Metwally Hamza (distributed via imaggeo.egu.eu)
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