Newport Quarry (Thompson-McCully quarry), Newport, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||42° 0' 20'' North , 83° 14' 0'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||42.00557,-83.23351|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfa : Hot-summer humid continental climate|
An abandoned quarry.
6 valid minerals.
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393.3 - 419.2 Ma
Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 419.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Sylvania Sandstone
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.