Yerington, Yerington District, Singatse Range, Lyon Co., Nevada, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 59' 9'' North , 119° 9' 43'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.98583,-119.16194|
|Köppen climate type:||Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate|
A populated place located on the western margin of Mason Valley (eastern margin of the Singatse Range).
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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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|Holocene - Pleistocene|
0 - 2.588 Ma
|Playa, lake bed, and flood plain deposits|
Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)
Description: Map unit used in all counties for recent lake beds, playas, and flood plains. Polygons from the 1978 State map unit Qp were added where no playa was shown on the county maps.
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.