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List of geological units in Fukui prefecture

A list of stratigraphic units, igneous bodies, and geological structures reported from Fukui prefecture, Koshinetsu region, Honshu island, Japan.

Photographs of geological units in Fukui prefecture

Paleozoic
Hida belt
Hida metamorphic rocks
Hida gneiss
Hida marginal belt (Hida gaien belt)
Maizuru belt
Maizuru group
Carboniferous-Jurassic
Maizuru Belt
North zone
Devonian (419.2-358.9 Ma)
Kamianama group
Permian (298.9-252.17 Ma)
Maizuru Belt
Central zone
Maizuru Group
South zone
Yakuno Ophiolite
Ultra-Tamba Belt
UT-2 Sub-belt
Oi Formation
UT-1 Sub-belt
Hikami Formation
Katsumi Formation
Higashimata formation
Triassic (252.17-201.3 Ma)
Maizuru Belt
Nabae Group
Motodo formation
Ise metamorphic rocks
Hida Belt
Hida metamorphic rocks
Unazuki metamorphic rock
Jurassic (201.3-145.0 Ma)
Tamba Belt
Shuzan Formation
Tetori Group
Kuzuryu Subgroup
Kaizara formation
Jurassic-Cretaceous
Tetori Group
Akaiwa Subgroup
Kitadani Formation
Akaiwa Formation
Itoshiro Subgroup
Yanbara formation
Kuwajima Formation
Itsuki Formation
Cretaceous (145.0-66.0 Ma)
Asuwa group
Omichidani Formation
Omodani Rhyolite
Cretaceous-Paleocene
Otomi rhyolite
Aobayama volcanic rocks
Nohi Rhyolites
Paleocene (66.0-56.0 Ma)
Tsuruga granite
Oligocene (39.0-23.03 Ma)
Yarasudake formation
Miocene (23.03-5.33 Ma)
Komegawaki Formation
Jingaoka Volcanic Rock Member
Tojinbo Volcanic Rock Member
Echizenmatsushima Volcanic Rock Member
Sakiura Welded Tuff Member
Anto Volcanic Rock Member
Oshima Volcanic Rock Member
Shuku Tuff Member
Uchiura group
Imatohana formation
Shimo formation
Konoura member
Shiokumitoge member
Najima member
Itoo formation
Kunimi Formation
So member
Omi member
Nishitani rhyolites
Kawanishi formation
Hashitate formation
Hachibuseyama Granodiorite
Pliocene (5.33-2.58 Ma)
Ushigatani formation
Komegawaki formation
Pliocene-Pleistocene
Kyogatake volcanic rocks
Pleistocene (2.58- 0.01Ma)
Aira-Tn tuff bed (AT)
Daisen-Kurayoshi pumice bed (DKP)
Aso-4 tephra bed
Hosorogi formation
Awara formation
Hakusan volcano
Old Hakusan volcanic rocks
Ozohara Tephra
Pleistocene-Holocene
Hakusan volcano
New Hakusan volcanic rocks
Investigation in progress
K7 tephra bed
K8 tephra bed
K9 tephra bed
Kitakata formation
Kikai-Tozuhara tephra bed
Kanan formation
So bed
Hosotsubo formation
Kebuso formation
Daishoji formation
Kinjozan member
Kasanomisaki formation
Bentenmisaki formation
Amagozenmisaki formation
Arashimadake caldera
Kadohara plutonic rock
Johoji formation
Ichinose formation
Aratani formation
Geological structures
Nosaka fault
Kamiitoo fault
Hokyoji fault
Kiotoshi fault
Sabiraki fault
Kinome fault
Yanagase fault
Kaburagi fault