|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||43° 30' 0'' North , 109° 7' 30'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||43.50000,-109.12500|
|USGS MRDS Record:||10254584|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
REF:Deposit:: TYPE LOCALITY FOR GYPSUM SPRINGS FM - 250 FT THICK- LOWER
Deposit:: HALF NEARLY PURE GYPSUM
Deposit:: WYO GEOL SURV BULL 50 1966 P100
Commodities (Major) - Gypsum-Anhydrite
Development Status: Occurrence
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Rocky Mountains, North America||Mountain Range|
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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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66 - 145 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)
Lithology: Sedimentary 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. 
72.1 - 83.6 Ma
Age: Late Cretaceous (72.1 - 83.6 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Cody Shale
Comments: Original map source: Green, Gregory N., and Drouillard, Patricia H., 1994, The Digital Geologic Map of Wyoming in ARC/INFO Format: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-0425, scale 1:500,000.
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.