National Geochronological Database sample #5645

Outcrop or artificial surface exposure, Schist

Geographic location
-83.283333, 35.138889
83° 17' " W, 35° 8' 20" N
Macon county, NC
Corbin Knob 1:24,000 scale map quadrangle
Accurate to within 1 minute (~1 mile)
ON U.S. HIGHWAY 64, 6.3 MILES (10.1 KM) EAST OF FRANKLIN
Source of sample Outcrop or artificial surface exposure
Rock name Schist
Description MICA SCHIST
Laboratories USGS Reston
Compiler name Kish, S.A.
Date compiled 1979 04
Precision of location Accurate to within 1 minute (~1 mile)
Location comment ON U.S. HIGHWAY 64, 6.3 MILES (10.1 KM) EAST OF FRANKLIN
Bibliographic reference Jaffe, H.W., Gottfried, D., Waring, C.L., and Worthing, H.W., 1959, Lead-alpha age determinations of accessory minerals of igneous rocks (1953-1957): U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1097-B, 147 pp.
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Geologic map unit -83.283333, 35.138889
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