News Boy, Paquin District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 4' 25'' North , 107° 40' 59'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.07361,-107.68306|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
REF:Deposit:: REF: MINERAL RESOURCES OF COLO, VANDERWILT
Deposit:: REF: MINERAL PROPERTY FILE, OWNR: AE WALTHER
Commodities (Major) - Copper; (Trace) - Silver
Development Status: Past Producer
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
16 valid minerals.
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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|Miocene - Eocene|
5.333 - 56 Ma
|Cenozoic volcanic rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 56 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: San Juan Mountains
Comments: Southern Rocky Mountains
Lithology: Intermediate-felsic volcanic rocks
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. 
|Cretaceous - Jurassic|
66 - 201.3 Ma
|Dakota, Purgatoire, Morrison, Ralston Creek, and Entrada Fms in southeast. Dakota, Morrison, and Entrada Fms in central mountains. Dakota, Burro Canyon, Morrison, Wanakah, and Entrada Fms in Gunnison River area. Dakota, Morrison, Curtis, And Entrada F|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Dakota Formation; Purgatoire Formation; Morrison Formation; Ralston Creek Formation; Entrada Sandstone; Burro Canyon Formation; Wanakah Formation; Curtis Formation
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.