|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||2° 4' 30'' South , 79° 54' 26'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-2.07510,-79.90742|
|Köppen climate type:||Aw : Tropical savanna, wet|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Cerro Colorado, Guayaquil, Cantón de Guayaquil, Provincia del Guayas, Ecuador|
The forest located in Cerro Colorado is a protected forest, but is posible collect mineral in some periferic parts near the vía Perimetral, there is a quarry that is property of CONSTRUCTORA LUZAGUI C. LTDA..
Note: Vía Perimetral is a very dangerous highway,it's nickname is Perimortal, there are many thefts and the criminals throw the corps of the victims there. Never go there alone.
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16 valid minerals.
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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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|Cretaceous - Jurassic|
66 - 201.3 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 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.