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State Road 46 roadcut, Nashville, Brown Co., Indiana, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 10' 52'' North , 86° 15' 57'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.18117,-86.26588
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


A geode occurrence along state road 46.

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4 valid minerals.

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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Mississippian
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2955263
Borden Group

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Borden Group

Description: Mostly siltstone; lenses of crinodial limestone in upper part. Much cherty and silty limestone and dolomite in northwest. NP, top of New Providence Shale

Comments: mostly siltstone; lenses of crinodial limestone in upper part. Much cherty and silty limestone and dolomite in northwest. NP, top of New Providence Shale

Lithology: Major:{siltstone}, Minor:{dolostone,limestone,shale}

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]

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Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18, 73 pp.

 
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