|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 42' 58'' North , 108° 5' 25'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||37.71621,-108.09044|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
Ref: The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983
An a mine feautring an ore stock in the Horsecreek area. It was 10-15 ft in diameter, 120 ft deep, and located in sandstone of the Dolores Formation.
Patented Claims: Johnny Bull; MS 596; Spanking Jack; MS 7047; Last Chance; MS 7047
7 valid minerals.
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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|Bartonian - Maastrichtian|
37.8 - 72.1 Ma
|Laramide intrusive rocks|
Age: Phanerozoic (37.8 - 72.1 Ma)
Description: Mainly intermediate to felsic compositions; some mafic
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. 
|Early Jurassic - Late Triassic|
174.1 - 237 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Mesozoic (174.1 - 237 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.