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Table T1. Correlation between European and North American glacial terminology, approximate age, and marine isotope stage (MIS).

Northwest Europe North America Glacial/Interglacial Age (ka) MIS
Saalian Illinoian Glacial 200–130 6
Eemian Sangamonian Interglacial 130–115 5e
early Weichselian Eo-Wisconsinan Glacial 115–70 5a–5d
middle Weichselian early/middle Wisconsinan Glacial 70–30 3–4
late Weichselian late Wisconsinan Glacial 30–11.7 2–3
Holocene Holocene Interglacial 11.7–present 1

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