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Columbus, Bartholomew Co., Indiana, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 12' 5'' North , 85° 55' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.20144,-85.92138
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


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6 valid minerals.

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Paleozoic
252.17 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187973
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 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. [154]

Mississippian - Devonian
323.2 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 2858970
New Albany Shale

Age: Paleozoic (323.2 - 419.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: New Albany Shale

Description: Black and greenish-gray shale

Lithology: Major:{black shale}

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]

Chautauquan
358.9 - 372.2 Ma



ID: 3130022
New Albany Shale undifferentiated, middle unit

Age: Late Devonian (358.9 - 372.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: New Albany Shale

Description: This unit includes, in descending order: the Camp Run and Morgan Trail Members of the New Albany Shale. The Camp Run and Morgan Trail were not differentiated in the map area. They consist of shales that range in color from greenish-gray to brownish-black and have a combined thickness that ranges from 20 to 35 ft.

Reference: Hasenmueller, W.A. and R.F. Rupp. Bedrock geologic map of Bartholomew County. Indiana Geological and Water Survey. [146]

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