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Fort Defiance, Apache County, Arizona, United States


Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Apache County, Arizona, USA
Region:Apache County, Arizona, United States
Latitude:35° 44' 40" N
Longitude:109° 4' 35" W
Lat/Long (dec):35.74446,-109.07648
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Elevation:2,083m
Population:3,624 (2011)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Fort Defiance, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 44' 40" N109° 4' 35" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Fort Defiance area, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USA35° 44' 47" N109° 2' 9" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Fort Defiance pit, Fort Defiance, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 42' 11" N109° 4' 46" W4.6km (2.9 miles)
Buell Park diatreme (Buell Park kimberlite), Buell Park, Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 54' 0" N109° 5' 0" W17.3km (10.8 miles)
Buell Park, Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 54' 10" N109° 5' 48" W17.7km (11.0 miles)
Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 49' 59" N109° 14' 31" W17.9km (11.1 miles)
Zilditloi Mountain, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USA35° 54' 11" N109° 0' 24" W18.7km (11.6 miles)
Outlet Neck, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USA35° 54' 47" N109° 2' 28" W19.0km (11.8 miles)
Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 54' 9" N109° 9' 56" W19.3km (12.0 miles)
Beelzebub, Todilto Park, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USA35° 54' 57" N108° 58' 33" W21.1km (13.1 miles)
Green Knobs, Red Lake volcanic field, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USA35° 57' 12" N109° 1' 43" W23.6km (14.7 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [30], Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 47' 20" N109° 21' 11" W25.4km (15.8 miles)
Unnamed U deposits [8], Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 55' 4" N109° 16' 6" W25.9km (16.1 miles)
Pine Springs prospect, Allentown, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 28' 2" N109° 13' 50" W33.8km (21.0 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [35], Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 59' 53" N109° 17' 59" W34.7km (21.5 miles)
Unnamed U deposits [12], Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 58' 5" N109° 21' 5" W35.1km (21.8 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [25], Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 50' 43" N109° 26' 45" W35.2km (21.8 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [26], Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 57' 35" N109° 22' 8" W35.6km (22.1 miles)
Nazlini Canyon area petrified wood occurrence, Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 53' 0" N109° 26' 0" W35.7km (22.2 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [36], Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 52' 30" N109° 26' 37" W36.2km (22.5 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [42], Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 59' 11" N109° 20' 48" W36.3km (22.6 miles)
Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 53' 47" N109° 26' 55" W37.6km (23.3 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [33], Nazlini (Nazlini Trading Post; Nazlini TP), Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 52' 30" N109° 28' 57" W39.4km (24.5 miles)
Sonsela Butte deposit, Sonsela Buttes, Sonsela Butte Mining District, Apache County, Arizona, USA36° 6' 3" N109° 6' 6" W39.7km (24.7 miles)
Sonsela Buttes, Sonsela Butte Mining District, Apache County, Arizona, USA36° 6' 3" N109° 6' 8" W39.7km (24.7 miles)
Hogback mine, Gallup Mining District, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USA35° 32' 46" N108° 41' 30" W41.2km (25.6 miles)
Stark-Lathing Company permit, Sonsela Buttes, Sonsela Butte Mining District, Apache County, Arizona, USA36° 7' 23" N109° 3' 18" W42.2km (26.2 miles)
Ganado, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 42' 41" N109° 32' 31" W42.2km (26.2 miles)
Unnamed U deposit [32], Sawmill, Defiance Plateau, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA36° 4' 47" N109° 18' 33" W42.8km (26.6 miles)
Ganado Mesa deposits, Ganado, Sanders-Defiance Plateau area (Sanders-Cheto District), Apache County, Arizona, USA35° 47' 30" N109° 32' 57" W43.0km (26.7 miles)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

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Navajo Nation Department of Fire and Rescue Services Station 12 Fort Defiance Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)35° 44' 33" N109° 4' 23" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Fort Defiance Post OfficePost office35° 44' 31" N109° 4' 14" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Fort Defiance Trading Post35° 44' 54" N109° 4' 51" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Good Shepherd MissionChurch35° 44' 36" N109° 4' 10" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Fort Defiance Elementary SchoolSchool35° 44' 24" N109° 4' 6" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Bonito CanyonValley35° 45' 1" N109° 5' 0" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Tsehootsooi Middle SchoolSchool35° 44' 23" N109° 3' 58" W1.0km (0.7 miles)
Bonita Trading PostPopulated place35° 44' 11" N109° 4' 13" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Fort Defiance Junior High SchoolSchool35° 44' 22" N109° 3' 59" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Bonito Valley (historical)Valley35° 45' 8" N109° 5' 0" W1.1km (0.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Arizona, USAState
Hopi-Navajo Indian Reservations, Colorado Plateau, Apache; Navajo and San Juan Cos., Arizona & Utah, USA
Apache County, Arizona, USAMine
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Navajo Nation Indian Reservation, USAReservation
 
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