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New Albany, Floyd Co., Indiana, USAi
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New Albany- not defined -
Floyd Co.County
IndianaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 17' 8'' North , 85° 49' 26'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.28562,-85.82413
GeoHash:G#: dnfcz18vb
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
New Albany36,732 (2017)0.0km
Clarksville21,866 (2017)5.7km
Louisville243,639 (2017)6.6km
Jeffersonville46,960 (2017)7.6km
Shively15,713 (2017)9.5km


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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
SSulfur
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

Regional Geology

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187973
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 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

Comments: Original map source: Indiana Geological Survey, 1995 (latest update 2011), Bedrock Geology of Indiana, BEDROCK_GEOL_MM48_IN, scale 1:500,000.

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]

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