Pennsylvania Salt Company Mine, Lawrence Co., Indiana, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 45' 37'' North , 86° 37' 56'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.76028,-86.63222|
Commodities (Major) - Aluminum
Development Status: Past Producer
Aluminum was extracted from "endellite" a name used for halloysite-10Å in European literature that was discredited in 2006 (Can. Mineral. 44, 1557).
1 valid mineral.
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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298.9 - 323.2 Ma
|Raccoon Creek Group|
Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 323.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Raccoon Creek Group
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.