Volcanogenic massive sulphide ore deposit

Volcanogenic massive sulphide ore deposit

C013/3550 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: PHIL HILL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Volcanogenic massive sulphide ore deposit. Woman holding rock from a volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) ore deposit. The deposit was formed when the area was underwater. The sulphide minerals precipitated out of hydrothermal fluids. VMS ore deposits are rich in a number of metals including gold and copper. Photographed in Kenya.

Release details: Model release available. Property release not required.

Keywords: adult, africa, african, caucasian, copper, copper deposit, copper mine, detail, female, geological, geology, holding, human, kenya, kenyan, migori greenstone belt, mineral, mining, natural resources, ore deposit, people, person, rock, vms, vms deposit, volcanogenic massive sulphide, white, woman

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.