|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 4' 18'' North , 106° 23' 50'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.07180,-106.39746|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
2 miles west and southwest of town.
1 valid mineral.
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252.17 - 298.9 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Permian (252.17 - 298.9 Ma)
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. 
|Late Pennsylvanian - Middle Pennsylvanian|
298.9 - 315.2 Ma
|Upper arkosic limestone member of the Madera Formation|
Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 315.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Madera Formation
Reference: Williams, P.L., J.C. Cole. Geologic map of the Albuquerque 30’ x 60’ quadrangle, north-central New Mexico. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2946. 
298.9 - 323.2 Ma
Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 323.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Madera Group
Description: In Manzano Mountains includes Wild Cow Formation and Los Moyos Limestone; in Lucero Mesa includes Red Tanks, Atrasado, Gray Mesa Formations; in Sacramento Mountains includes the non-Madera Holder, Beeman and Gobbler Formations. May include strata lumped as Magdalena Group in a few areas.
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.