Troy, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 21' 30'' North , 79° 53' 37'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.35860,-79.89367|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
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|Cambrian - Neoproterozoic|
485.4 - 1000 Ma
|Uwharrie Formation; Felsic Metavolcanic Rock|
Stratigraphic Name: Uwharrie Formation
Description: (At Asheboro and to south) Metamorphosed dacitic to rhyolitic flows and tuffs, light gray to greenish gray; interbedded with mafic and intermediate metavolcanic rock, meta-argillite, and metamudstone.
Comments: Unit descriptions are the same for CAZfv and CAZfv1 thru 2; differentiated only by formation names.
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.