Photo category:
Rocks and Minerals specimen collection

  • Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    October 2011
Basalt
Rock
Geology
Geology

Photo of a sample of a Red Basalt, collected in Arvi of Heraklion, Crete, Greece. It is an igneous, volcanic rock. It has hyaline texture to holocrystalline. Its color is brown to redish due to weathering.