Lake Mead - an angular unconformity between sediments

This is a photo of an angular unconformity between sediments.

Detailed Description

This view shows an angular unconformity between overlying Quaternary-age alluvial fan deposits and an underlying surface on dipping sedimentary strata (sandstone and shale) of the Muddy Creek Formation (Late Miocene). This view is along Gypsum Wash near milepost 2 on Northshore Road.

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 600

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Location Taken: US