Tombstone Mountain & Tombstone River Valley

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plgrenon on August 28, 2013

Mount Tombstone Complex was formed by plutonic rocks, (i.e. intrusive rocks) that made its way up through sedimental rocks. Those eventually eroded leaving behind the ridge. This phenomenon was caused by displacement of the Tintina fault system 92 Ma ago.

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  • Uploaded on August 27, 2013
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    by plgrenon
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX L120
    • Taken on 2012/07/28 06:23:02
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    • F/Stop: f/3.500
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