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Rule prospect, Ladron District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° 23' 48'' North , 107° 1' 20'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 34.39678,-107.02232
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


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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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Late Miocene - Chattian
5.333 - 28.1 Ma



ID: 2789414
Lower Santa Fe Group

Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 28.1 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Santa Fe Group

Description: Includes Hayner Ranch, Rincon Valley, Popotosa, Cochiti, Tesuque, Chamita, Abiquiu, Zia, and other formations.

Lithology: Major:{conglomerate sandstone,coarse alluvium,fine alluvium}

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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Lasky, S.G. (1932), The Ore Deposits of Socorro County, New Mexico, New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Bulletin 8.

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