Orogrande, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||32° 22' 16'' North , 106° 5' 4'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||32.37111,-106.08444|
|Köppen climate type:||BWk : Cold desert climate|
A populated place.
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4 valid minerals.
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|Middle Pleistocene - Messinian|
0.126 - 7.246 Ma
|Upper Santa Fe Group|
Age: Cenozoic (0.126 - 7.246 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Santa Fe Group
Description: Includes Camp Rice, Fort Hancock, Palomas, Sierra Ladrones, Arroyo Ojito, Ancha, Puye, and Alamosa Formations.
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.