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                                 Holocene Epoch
                           (Recent, Hallian, Hawera)
 
               From 0.01143 +/- 0.00013 To -5.5012e-005 +/- 0 Ma
 
  Start Defined By:  Excatly 10,000 Carbon-14 years BP.  Near the end of the 
     Younger Dryas cold spell.
  End Defined By:  Today (in Myr before 1950)
 
  Start Based On:  CALIB Radiocarbon Calculator version 4.4 using INTCAL98 
     calibration curve.
 
 -- A Substage of --
  Eon:              Phanerozoic (542 - -5.5012e-005)
  Era:              Cenozoic    (65.5 - -5.5012e-005)
  Period:           Neogene     (23.03 - -5.5012e-005)
  Informal Period:  Pleistogene (1.806 - -5.5012e-005)
  Informal Sub-era: Quaternary  (1.806 - -5.5012e-005)
 
 -- Preceeded By --
  Epoch:                Pleistocene      (1.806 - 0.01143)
  ICS Stage:            Late Pleistocene (0.126 - 0.01143)
  Californian Stage:    Wheelerian       (1.9 - 0.01143)
  European Stage:       Tyrrhenian       (0.26 - 0.01143)
  New Zealand Stage:    Putikian         (0.48 - 0.01143)
  New Zealand Stage:    Castlecliffian   (1.1 - 0.01143)
  North American Stage: Rancholabrean    (0.3 - 0.01143)
 

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This page was last updated on Tuesday, January 18, 2005.