NameChlorite Schist
TextureFoliated; Fine- to medium-grained
CompositionChlorite
Index MineralsChlorite
ColorGreen
Metamorphic TypeRegional
Metamorphic GradeLow Grade (Low P - Low T)
Parent RockShale or Mudstone
Metamorphic EnvironmentLow grade regional metamorphism along a convergent plate boundary

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