Yellow Lake, Olalla, Osoyoos Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||49° 20' 18'' North , 119° 44' 38'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||49.33833,-119.74389|
Eocene vesicular trachyte and analcime-phonolite flows exposed in road cuts of Highway 3A along the lake.
14 valid minerals.
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33.9 - 56 Ma
|Penticton Group - Marron, Kettle River, Springbrook, Marama and Skaha Formations|
Age: Eocene (33.9 - 56 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Penticton Group - Marron, Kettle River, Springbrook, Marama and Skaha Formations
Comments: T. Hoy, B.N. Church, A. Legun, K. Glover, G. Gibson, B. Grant, J.O. Wheeler,K.P.E. Dunne, J. Cunningham, and P.J. Desjardins, 1994, Geological Compilation of the Kootenay Area, OF 1994-8, BCGS
Lithology: Undivided volcanic rocks
Reference: B.C. Geological Survey. British Columbia Digital Geology.