Ophir, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 28' 41'' North , 79° 58' 44'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.47806,-79.97889|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
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|Cambrian - Neoproterozoic|
485.4 - 1000 Ma
|Tillery Formation; Metamudstone and Meta-Argillite|
Stratigraphic Name: Tillery Formation
Comments: Unit descriptions are the same for CAZmd and CAZmd1 thru 3; 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.