Copper King Mine, Red Mountain, Red Mountain District, Mayacmas Mts (Mayacamas Mts), Mendocino Co., California, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||39° 4' 30'' North , 123° 7' 40'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||39.07500,-123.12778|
A former Cu mine located 3.4 km (2.1 miles) WNW of Red Mountain.
11 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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
|Franciscan Complex, unit 1 (Coast Ranges)|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Franciscan Complex; Dothan Formation; Honda Formation; San Luis Formation; Valentine Spring Formation
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. 
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 479.
Mineralogical Magazine (1984)(September): 48: 457-459.