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Colorado Plateau, USAi
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Colorado PlateauPlateau
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Name in French:Plateau du Colorado, États-Unis
Name in German:Colorado-Plateau, Vereinigte Staaten
Name in Italian:Altopiano del Colorado, Stati Uniti d'America
Name in Russian:Колорадо, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Name in Simplified Chinese:科羅拉多高原, 美国
Name in Spanish:Meseta del Colorado, Estados Unidos
Name in Arabic:هضبة كولورادو, الولايات المتحدة
Name in Armenian:Կոլորադոյի սարավանդ, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Name in Basque:Coloradoko goi-ordokia
Name in Belarusian:Каларада, Злучаныя Штаты Амерыкі
Name in Bulgarian:Колорадо, Съединени американски щати
Name in Cebuano:Colorado Plateau
Name in Czech:Koloradská plošina, Spojené státy americké
Name in Esperanto:Kolorado-altebenaĵo
Name in Estonian:Colorado platoo, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Name in Farsi/Persian:فلات کلرادو, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Name in Finnish:Coloradon laakio, Yhdysvallat
Name in Hebrew:רמת קולורדו, ארצות הברית
Name in Hungarian:Colorado-fennsík, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Name in Icelandic:Colorado-sléttan, Bandaríkin
Name in Indonesian:Dataran Tinggi Colorado, Amerika Serikat
Name in Japanese:コロラド高原, アメリカ合衆国
Name in Kannada:ಕೊಲೆರಾಡೋ ಪ್ರಸ್ಥಭೂಮಿ, ಅಮೇರಿಕ ಸಂಯುಕ್ತ ಸಂಸ್ಥಾನ
Name in Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):Колорадо үстірті, Америка Құрама Штаттары
Name in Korean:콜로라도고원, 미국
Name in Kyrgyz:Колорадо платосу, Америка Кошмо Штаттары
Name in Lithuanian:Kolorado plynaukštė, Jungtinės Amerikos Valstijos
Name in Luxembourgish:Colorado-Plateau, Vereenegt Staate vun Amerika
Name in Polish:Wyżyna Kolorado, Stany Zjednoczone
Name in Portuguese:Planalto do Colorado, Estados Unidos
Name in Scottish Gaelic:Àrd-thìr Cholorado, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Name in Turkish:Colorado Platosu, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Name in Ukrainian:Колорадо, Сполучені Штати Америки
Name in Uzbek (Latin Script):Kolorado, Amerika Qoʻshma Shtatlari
Locality type:Plateau
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Flagstaff70,320 (2017)
Grand Junction60,358 (2017)
Farmington42,871 (2017)
Washington24,299 (2017)
Gallup23,240 (2017)
Clifton19,889 (2011)
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Consists of primarily flat-lying sedimentary rock units that make up plateaus between 4,900 to 11,000 feet in elevation.

Subdivided into:
Uinta Basin Section
High Plateaus Section
Grand Canyon Section
Canyon Lands Section
Navajo Section
Datil Section

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680 valid minerals. 126 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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