|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 15' 2'' North , 83° 22' 57'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.25083,-83.38277|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical names associated with this locality:||Rockhound Haven Rhodolite Mine|
NOT ON 1980 OR 1981 MSHA LISTS
Commodities (Major) - Gemstone
Development Status: Past Producer
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Neoproterozoic - Mesoproterozoic|
541 - 1600 Ma
|Coweeta Group; Biotite Gneiss|
Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Coweeta Group
Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. 
1000 - 1600 Ma
|Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)
Comments: Blue Ridge
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529.