Unnamed Asbestos prospect , Santa Rita Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° 19' 18'' North , 120° 36' 59'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||36.32167,-120.61639|
|Köppen climate type:||Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate|
An asbestos occurrence/prospect located in the SW¼NW¼ sec. 36, T18S, R12E, MDM, 3.1 km (1.9 miles) SSW of Santa Rita Peak (coordinates of record) and 0.5 km (0.3 mile) N of Condon Peak (coordinates of record (Fresno County), near the Fresno County line. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is .
Local rocks include ultramafic rocks, chiefly Mesozoic, unit 3 (Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains).
Workings include unspecified surface openings (the topo map reflects 1 prospect pit symbol about 75 meters SW of this point).
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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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66 - 145 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 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 Jurassic - Middle Jurassic|
145 - 174.1 Ma
|Ultramafic rocks, chiefly Mesozoic, unit 3 (Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains)|
Age: Jurassic (145 - 174.1 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Josephine Peridotite
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.