The Moeraki Boulders – New Zealand

Moeraki New Zealand

The Moeraki Boulders – Located in Koekohe Beach near Moeraki on New Zealand. These are a group of very big spherical “stones”. They were first formed in ancient sea floor remains about 60 million years ago. They are formed as a result of erosion, concretion and time.  They are big and diameter of a majority range from 1.5 to 2.2 meters. They have been made with the material known as carbonate mineral which is also called as calcite. There are large cracks on the boulders and these are called as septaria. This has been one unique place for the visitors to come and explore.

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The Moeraki Boulders New Zealand

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