Vanadium, Central District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||32° 46' 45'' North , 108° 7' 3'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||32.77924,-108.11754|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
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|Paleocene - Late Cretaceous|
56 - 100.5 Ma
|Tertiary-Cretaceous intrusive rocks|
Age: Phanerozoic (56 - 100.5 Ma)
Description: Includes granodiorite to quartz monzonite stocks and plutons at Hanover, Fierro, Tyrone, Lordsburg, and the 73 Ma quartz monzonite porphyry stock at Copper Flatsin Sierra County. Also includes many norhteast-trending monzonite porphyry dikes in the Silver City region.
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.