Darling pit, Sunset Crater (Sunset Peak), San Franciscan volcanic field (San Francisco Peaks; San Francisco Mts), Coconino Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Sunset Crater (Sunset Peak)||Crater|
|San Franciscan volcanic field (San Francisco Peaks; San Francisco Mts)||- not defined -|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 24' 58'' North , 111° 25' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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A perlite occurrence located in sec. 21, T21N, R10E, G&SRM, 9.7 km (6.0 miles) NE of Sunset Crater (coordinates of record). Operated by Superlite Builders Supply. The USGS MRDS database stated accuracy for this locality is 500 meters.
Local rocks include Holocene to middle Pliocene basaltic rocks.
Workings include unspecified surface openings (presumably a pit).
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Colorado Plateau, USA||Plateau|
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No minerals currently recorded for this locality.
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U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS), U.S. Bureau of Mines, file ID #0040050014.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, deposit ID #10234054.
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