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Mount Scott, Comanche Co., Oklahoma, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° 44' 40'' North , 98° 31' 54'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 34.74450,-98.53187
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Miarolitic cavities. 1.5 miles WNW Lake Lawtonka dam.


Mineral List


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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Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187913
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Comments: Wichita Mountains Uplift

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Middle Cambrian
501 - 511 Ma



ID: 3028478
Wichita Granite Group

Age: Cambrian (501 - 511 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Wichita Granite Group

Description: CLINTON- Pink, medium-grained granite; three outliers have been mapped in the southern part of quadrangle. LAWTON- Granites of various textures; thickness, 600 to 15,000 feet (180 to 4,570 m).

Comments: Probably named for Wichita Mountains of southern OK. Report area is southern Oklahoma, where it is present in (east to west, mostly subsurface): western Jefferson, Cotton, Comanche, Kiowa, and Greer Cos (South Oklahoma folded belt province); Beckham and Washita Cos (Anadarko basin); and Jackson and Harmon Cos (Palo Duro basin). Consists chiefly of perthite leucogranites of various textures representing multiple intrusions, in part having the form of extensive sills 600 to 1,500 ft thick intruding the lower part of the Carlton Rhyolite Group [revised--Carlton is the extrusive equivalent of Wichita], and in part occurring as irregular plutons and sills cutting all other rocks of the "Wichita Province." (Ham, 1963).

Lithology: Major:{granite}

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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