Simple Lithology


star this property broader clastic sediment
star this property narrower sand
sand size sediment
star this property narrower sand
star this property definition Clastic sediment in which less than 30 percent of particles are gravel (greater than 2 mm in diameter) and the sand to mud ratio is at least 1. More than half of the particles are of epiclastic origin. more like this
star this property source definition of sand from SLTTs 2004 sandy sediment; particle sizes defined from Krumbein phi scale (W C Krumbein and L L Sloss, Stratigraphy and Sedimentation, 2nd edition, Freeman, San Francisco, 1963; Krumbein and Pettijohn, 1938, Manual of Sedimentary Petrography: New York, Appleton Century Co., Inc.) more like this
unstar this property type
star this property in scheme simplelithology
star this property is primary topic of sand& properties=prefLabel,type