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Clifton, Greenlee County, Arizona, United States


Alternative Names:CFT, Clifton, Klifton, Kliftun, ke li fu dun, keullipeuteon, kliphatana, klyftn aryzwna, klyftwn, Клифтон, Клифтън, Кліфтон, كليفتون, کلیفتن، آریزونا, क्लिफटन, ክሊፍተን፥ አሪዞና, 克利夫頓, 클리프턴
Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
Region:Greenlee County, Arizona, United States
Latitude:33° 3' 3" N
Longitude:109° 17' 46" W
Lat/Long (dec):33.0509,-109.29618
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Elevation:1,060m
Population:3,685 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Clifton, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 3' 2" N109° 17' 44" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Chase Creek Canyon (Chase Creek Cañon), Gila Hot Springs Mining District, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 3' 24" N109° 17' 57" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Red Rock claims, Ward Canyon, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 2' 39" N109° 17' 3" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Chase Creek placers, Chase Creek, Clifton-Morenci placers (Smuggler placers), Gila Hot Springs Mining District, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 3' 33" N109° 19' 14" W2.5km (1.5 miles)
Midnight Mine (Keating Mine; Hormeyer Mine; Wonderful Mine; Modoc No. 2 patented claim MS 4577; Patented claim MS 1545), Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 18" N109° 18' 24" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Keppler Mine (Arizona Gold Mine; Owl Mine; Iron King Mine), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 23" N109° 18' 6" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Black Rock Mines (Black Rock group; Black Magic prospects), Limestone Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 39" N109° 17' 34" W3.0km (1.8 miles)
Mulligan Peak Agate deposit (Huchins Agate deposit), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 13" N109° 16' 0" W3.5km (2.2 miles)
Morenci Canyon, Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 0' 42" N109° 19' 36" W5.2km (3.2 miles)
Hormeyer Mine, Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 18" N109° 20' 48" W5.2km (3.3 miles)
Stargo Mine (Capote Mine; Stargo Extension Mine; Stargo Silver Belt; Silverlead Mine; Silver King Mine; Silver Mohawk Mine; Nevada Mine; Craig Mine), Stargo, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 2' 59" N109° 21' 33" W5.9km (3.6 miles)
Humming Bird Mine, Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 59" N109° 20' 59" W6.2km (3.8 miles)
Elizabeth claims (WCE claims), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 5' 47" N109° 20' 15" W6.4km (3.9 miles)
Longfellow Mine (Ofarizona Copper Co. group [in part]; Longfellow incline), Clifton, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 5' 3" N109° 21' 29" W6.9km (4.3 miles)
Copper Bluff Mine (Leszynsky group claim), Chase Creek, Leszynsky group, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 5' 30" N109° 21' 10" W7.0km (4.3 miles)
Detroit Mine (Arizona Copper Co. group [in part]), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 36" N109° 21' 51" W7.0km (4.3 miles)
Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 42" N109° 21' 52" W7.1km (4.4 miles)
Yavapai Mine (Arizona Copper Co. group [in part]), Clifton, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 5' 8" N109° 21' 38" W7.1km (4.4 miles)
Humboldt Mine (Humboldt tunnel; Liverpool tunnel; Arizona Copper Co. group [in part]), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 41" N109° 21' 56" W7.2km (4.5 miles)
Copper Mountain Mine (Manganese Blue Mine; Copper Mountain claim working; Old Blue shaft; Detroit Copper Co. group; Manganese Blue ore body), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 32" N109° 22' 4" W7.2km (4.5 miles)
Flux claims, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 6' 50" N109° 16' 30" W7.3km (4.5 miles)
Arizona Central Mine (Detroit Copper Co. group [in part]; Arizona Central vein; Copper Mountain tunnel), Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 4' 36" N109° 22' 5" W7.3km (4.5 miles)
Parrot group (Kay Pat group; Essex; Ern), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 6' 38" N109° 19' 59" W7.5km (4.6 miles)
Copper King Mine (Copper Bullion Mine; Solid Copper Mine), Copper King Mountain, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 6' 51" N109° 19' 45" W7.7km (4.8 miles)
Clifton-Morenci placers (Smuggler placers), Gila Hot Springs Mining District, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA32° 59' 39" N109° 20' 39" W7.7km (4.8 miles)
Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 5' 26" N109° 21' 57" W7.9km (4.9 miles)
Smuggler Mine, Guthrie, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA32° 59' 38" N109° 20' 48" W7.9km (4.9 miles)
Clifton Copper Mines (San Jose; Copper Centre; Clifton gp; Standard gp; Standard Consolidated Copper Co.; Standard Mine; Standard Copper), Standard Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 6' 11" N109° 21' 14" W7.9km (4.9 miles)
Ryerson Mine, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 5' 20" N109° 22' 5" W7.9km (4.9 miles)
Colorado Mine, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA33° 7' 19" N109° 18' 45" W8.1km (5.0 miles)

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Rock types recorded nearby (within 8.1 km)

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day SaintsChurch33° 2' 53" N109° 17' 49" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Clifton Railroad StationBuilding(s)33° 3' 15" N109° 17' 52" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Greenlee Alternative SchoolSchool33° 3' 16" N109° 17' 53" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Devils CanyonValley33° 3' 16" N109° 17' 36" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
KJJJ-FM (Clifton)Tower33° 2' 45" N109° 17' 39" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Clifton City HallBuilding(s)33° 3' 22" N109° 17' 51" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Liem Primary SchoolSchool33° 2' 47" N109° 17' 30" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Greenlee County Superior CourtBuilding(s)33° 2' 46" N109° 17' 27" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
KLCF-AM (Clifton)Tower33° 2' 40" N109° 17' 44" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Greenlee County Health DepartmentBuilding(s)33° 2' 47" N109° 17' 26" W0.7km (0.4 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert
USACountry
Arizona, USAState
Greenlee Co., Arizona, USACounty
Gila Mountains, USAMountain Range
 
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