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Kiowa Mountain, Rio Arriba Co., New Mexico, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° 35' 50'' North , 106° 6' 1'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 36.59724,-106.10030
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


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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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Statherian
1600 - 1800 Ma



ID: 2958896
Paleoproterozoic quartzite

Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Ortega Quartzite

Description: Includes 1.70 Ga Ortega Quartzite and equivalents in northern New Mexico and 1.67 Ga quartzites in central New Mexico.

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}

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]

Statherian
1600 - 1800 Ma



ID: 3185036
Paleoproterozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Vadito Group

Lithology: Almandine amphibolite grade metavolcanic schist

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]

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