|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 47' 35'' North , 105° 35' 43'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.79306,-105.59528|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Rocky Mountains, North America|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
Commodities (Major) - Niobium (Columbium), Mica, Feldspar, Beryllium; (Minor) - Tantalum; (Trace) - Bismuth, Thorium, Titanium - Metal, Uranium, Tin
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Echo Park Alluvium
Structure: Currant Creek Fault Zone, Other Faults, Thirty Nine Mile Volcanic Field, Guffey Volcanic Center
Host Rock: Granite, Gneiss
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera, Southern Rocky Mountains
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
10 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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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)
Comments: Thirtynine Mile Volcanic Field; 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. 
1600 - 2500 Ma
|Biotitic gneiss, schist, and migmatite|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
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.