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Crystal Peak Topaz prospects, Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 59' 44'' North , 105° 17' 19'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.99556,-105.28861
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


REF:Deposit:: ECKEL, E.B., 1961, MINERALS OF COLORADO A 100-YEAR RECORD USGS BULLETIN 1114, 399 P.

Deposit:: HEINRICH, E.W., 1953, ZONING IN PEGMATITE DISTRICTS, AM MIN, VOL. 38 NO. 1-2, PG 76.
Deposit:: PEARL, R.M., 1958, COLORADO GEM AND MINERAL TRAILS:
Commodities (Major) - Feldspar, Gemstone
Development Status: Prospect
Host Rock: Granite

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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 2975257
Rocks of Pikes Peak Batholith (1000-m.y. age group)

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Pikes Peak Granite; Mount Rosa Granite; Windy Point Granite; Redskin Granite

Description: Includes Pikes Peak, Mount Rosa, Windy Point, and Redskin Granites and unnamed rocks

Lithology: Major:{granite,alkali feldspar granite}, Minor:{quartz monzonite}

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. [133]

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