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Table 5 Geological period [PERIOD] categories in GK500 dataset

From: A machine learning approach for mapping the very shallow theoretical geothermal potential

Description\(N_{\text {GK500}}\)Area (\(\text {km}^{2}\))
No information12294976.52
Carboniferous2201040.04
Cretaceous12644331.08
Devonian86762.6
Jurassic17726826.72
Lower Paleozoic126642.8
Permian342770.64
Permian-Cretaceous100100.84
Quaternary554113,733.56
Tertiary17126815.68
Triassic9281453.56
  1. \(N_{\text {GK500}}\) is the number of polygons for each category and Area is the total area spanned by all polygons of the category