This island of less than 2 km2 consists of nepheline syenite, pulaskite and syenite, with or without quartz and with gradational boundaries between them. Modal nepheline increases from east to west and its concentration indicates a submerged nepheline syenite centre 1 km west of the island. Dykes are numerous and varied, including trachytes, with and without nepheline, phonolites, some with sodalite, bostonites and teschenites.
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